Large Collectors Tourmaline / Elbaite Specimen
At almost 5" in length, this elbaite crystal displays excellent striations, a deep green (almost black) color and an excellent termination. The specimen in accented with Cleavelandite and Muscovite For more information on each mineral, simply click on the above provided links. This would be a prized specimen, in anyone's collection.
Measurements: ~4-7/8" Long
Weight: 316 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.