Tourmaline, Tourmaline (Var: Rubellite)
Himalaya Mine (Himalaya pegmatite; Himalaya dikes), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Miniature, 5.0 x 2.1 x 2.0 cm
A DOUBLY-TERMINATED pink tourmaline from the Himalaya Mine, translucent to transparent, weighing 37 grams. A bit of green right at one of the terminations. The crystal has natural growth anomalies at either end, but is fully terminated and undamaged! 5.0 x 2.1 x 2.0cm