Tourmaline (Var: Indicolite)
Santa Rosa mine, Itambacuri, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
Miniature, 4.7 x 1.8 x 1.7 cm
A beautiful, gemmy and lustrous, doubly terminated, intense teal-blue indicolite tourmaline from the famous Santa Rosa Mine of Brazil. This is old-time, classic material from this famous pegmatite, having come out in the 1960s or 70s. Weighs 29 grams.