- Tourmaline (Var: Rubellite)
- Ofiki, Oyo State, Nigeria
- Miniature, 3.9 x 1.0 x 0.8 cm
A KILLER, MAROON tourmaline crystal from Nigeria. This flawless gem has a unique color for tourmaline, slightly different than famous Jonas Mine cranberry tourmalines. The sides are nicely striated and the pinacoid termination is highly lustrous. 8 grams. Ex. Ed David Collection.