Uvite, Magnesite
Serra das Eguas, Brumado (Bom Jesus dos Meiras), Bahia, Brazil
Miniature, 4.9 x 3.9 x 1.5 cm
Sparkling, gemmy and lustrous, green uvite tourmaline crystals to 7 mm cover the matrix plate and are beautifully accented with a scattering of glassy, colorless magnesite crystals. The density of uvites is way above average on this fine piece from recent finds at Brumado, Brazil.