Elbaite

Specimen ID: K00-1PA

Mineral(s)
Elbaite : Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Locality
As recorded:
Barra de Salinas Mining District, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions
72mm x 22mm x 12mm
Description
A darker bottle green Tourmaline with a subtle curve, color gradation and complete termination. 34.5 Grams in heft, there is an area of fibrous (cats eye) crystal in the curve zone where this crystal has had some natural breaks and rehealing. There is one repair at that point as well. A good, sizable, affordable crystal from a famed locale in good condition as seen.
Previous data
Mineral(s)
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