Elbaite

Specimen ID: KGQ-WHQ

Mineral(s)
Elbaite : Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Locality
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
5.6cm x 1cm x 1cm
Events

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Elbaite scepters from Barra de Salinas are familiar to collectors all over the world. This specimen is especially neat, with a perfect acute termination and very intense transparency, color and luster contrasting with the pink (also deep) on the base of the scepter.Barra de Salinas Mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil.Found in 1994Specimen size: 5.6 x 1 x 1 cm
Jordi Fabre - 24th April 2007

Photo added to mindat.org

Elbaite scepters from Barra de Salinas are familiar to collectors all over the world. This specimen is especially neat, with a perfect acute termination and very intense transparency, color and luster contrasting with the pink (also deep) on the base of the scepter.Barra de Salinas Mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil.Found in 1994Specimen size: 5.6 x 1 x 1 cm
Jordi Fabre - 24th April 2007

Photo added to mindat.org

Elbaite scepters from Barra de Salinas are familiar to collectors all over the world. This specimen is especially neat, with a perfect acute termination and very intense transparency, color and luster contrasting with the pink (also deep) on the base of the scepter.Barra de Salinas Mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil.Found in 1994Specimen size: 5.6 x 1 x 1 cm
Jordi Fabre - 24th April 2007
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