Tourmaline in Quartz (Ex. Scripps)
Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande, San Diego Co., California, USA
Miniature, 6.0 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm
Ex. Chris Korpi
A sharp quartz crystal with thin inclusions of pale green tourmaline crystals running inside. Tourmaline-included quartz is very uncommon from the Himalaya. One face has been polished to better show off the inclusions. A purchase made by Tim Sherburn from the late Josephine Scripps in 1987