2.75" Double Terminated Blue Albite / Elbaite,
This beautiful blue tourmaline has amazing edges and faces that are pristine. The deep blue color adds to the colorful spectacle, and it is a fairly large crystal that would be great for a main display piece. When viewed under good lighting, this specimen's green hue gives way to its true blue coloration!
Measurements: ~2-3/4" Long x 3/4" Wide , Twin Crystal (~1")
Location: Chia Mine, Brazil
Weight: 62.8 Grams
Albite / Elbaite, also known as Tourmaline is a group of mixed crystals with the following major members, Elbaite, Dravite, Schorl, Buergerite, Tsilaisite, and Uvite. The general color range of the mineral's family are colorless, pink, green, blue, yellow, brown, and black. What distinguishes tourmalines are the three-sided cross sections that are different than any other mineral.