Tourmaline, Muscovite, Albite (Var: Cleavelandite), Quartz
Skardu Road, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Miniature, 6.1 x 5.3 x 3.0 cm
A BEAUTIFUL and AESTHETIC combination specimen from Pakistan of a lustrous, pristine, 3.6 cm, dark green tourmaline crystal nicely attached to the side of a pearlescent, lustrous muscovite mica book. Blades of cleavelandite are attached to the tourmaline and a water-clear quartz crystal is attached to the lower left side of the mica book. A gemmy, green area lies below the frosted, pinacoid termination of the tourmaline. 6.1 x 5.3 x 3.0 cm