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YLR-L45Elbaite Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Dimensions: 20 mm x 3 mm x 3 mm

Green, terminated, gemmy crystal, from one of the few locations for this mineral in Australia. Photo and specimen: R. Bottrill. Size: ~20mm long.
Copyright: © R. Bottrill      Photo ID: 206060     Uploaded by: Ralph Bottrill   View Count: 551   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1140 x 1556 pixels (1.8 Mpix)

2DG-AT5Elbaite Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH) , Tourmaline A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

A gemmy green Tourmaline section collected in approx 1991 from the weathered Dudley Pegmatite workings. Piece measures 14mm tall x 10mm wide.
Copyright: © Patrick Gundersen      Photo ID: 248650     Uploaded by: Patrick Gundersen   View Count: 1003   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 500 x 474 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

RQJ-02TIndicolite A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z , Tourmaline A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

A gemmy blue Tourmaline section collected in approx 1991 from the weathered Dudley Pegmatite workings. Piece measures 17mm tall x 15mm wide.
Copyright: © Patrick Gundersen      Photo ID: 248651     Uploaded by: Patrick Gundersen   View Count: 836   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 500 x 477 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

H3K-MD1Tourmaline (Var: Watermelon Tourmaline) A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

A gemmy Watermelon Tourmaline section collected in approx 1991 from the weathered Dudley Pegmatite workings. Piece measures 14mm tall x 10mm wide.
Copyright: © Patrick Gundersen      Photo ID: 248652     Uploaded by: Patrick Gundersen   View Count: 1351   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 500 x 485 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

KYJ-F3MElbaite Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Group of detrital elbaite (var. indicolite and verdelite) crystal fragments to 1 cm in size from the weathered Dudley pegmatite. Facetted stone (top left) weighs 1 carat. Collected 1987.
Copyright: © B. Grguric      Photo ID: 324781     Uploaded by: Ben Grguric   View Count: 411   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1212 x 830 pixels (1.0 Mpix)

30M-N3QBeryl Be3Al2(Si6O18) , Schorl Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Crude yellowish beryl crystal associated with weathered schorl on partly kaolinitised felspar, from the Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island. Specimen is 4 cm across. Collected in 1987.
Copyright: © B. Grguric      Photo ID: 326273     Uploaded by: Ben Grguric   View Count: 411   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3072 x 2304 pixels (7.1 Mpix)

M52-CEDElbaite Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

"Watermelon" cross section of an elbaite crystal about 6mm diameter
Copyright: © R. Bottrill      Photo ID: 356348     Uploaded by: Ralph Bottrill   View Count: 370   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1278 x 964 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

Dudley Penninsula

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Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Map showing the extent of Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island.
Map created by M. Willoughby.
Copyright: © Mark Willoughby 2012      Photo ID: 459600     Uploaded by: Mark Willoughby   View Count: 277   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1772 x 886 pixels (1.6 Mpix)

3D4-PDRQuartz SiO2 , Elbaite Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Broken section of a 6cm quartz crystal showing colour zonation (brown to pale smoky)and included needles of dark blue elbaite in the clear zone. Collected in 1987.
Copyright: © Ben Grguric      Photo ID: 461695     Uploaded by: Ben Grguric   View Count: 243   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3072 x 2304 pixels (7.1 Mpix)

RNQ-03PElbaite Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

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Dudley pegmatite, Penneshaw, Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Group of 3 Elbaite Tourmalines collected over several trips to the classic South Australian locality. Average size is 17mm x 15mm. P.Gundersen specimens and photo.
Photo ID: 509624     Uploaded by: Patrick Gundersen   View Count: 561   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 800 x 484 pixels (0.4 Mpix)
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