Schorl, Tourmaline, Quartz
Small Cabinet, 8.5 x 7.3 x 7.0 cm
Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
A big, fat, terminated (on one end) crystal of schorl tourmaline, with accenting cleavelandite and a quartz crystal that has wrapped itself around the side of the schorl. The termination and sharp faces of the quartz, the schorl and the cleavelandite all show on the display side. From the collection of Ed Ruggiero, with his original index card showing it to have been purchased from Lidstrom's at the Houston Show in 1975. 8.5 x 7.3 x 7.0cm