Beryl (Var: Morganite), Tourmaline, Albite
Urucum mine (Tim mine; Corrego do Urucum pegmatite), Galileia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Cabinet, 10.2 x 8.4 x 4.5 cm
A STRIKING, LARGE and gemmy morganite crystal beautifully accented with bladed, white albite and a thick nest of green tourmaline crystals from a recent find at the very famous Corrego do Urucum pegmatite of Brazil. The very glassy morganite on this CABINET piece is 7.5 x 6.9 cm and is a thick, 3.8 cm wide. The gemmy side has beautiful stepped edges and the other side has a lightly frosted face.