Elbaite Tourmaline
Mawi Pegmatite, Nuristan, Laghman Prov., Afghanistan
Small Cabinet, 5.8 x 4.1 x 2.6 cm

Lustrous and translucent, this unusually colored and well-formed elbaite crystal exhibits a dark apple-green 3 mm thick rind at the terminations which grades into a lovely light apple-green for the remainder of the crystal. 114 grams. Old find from 2013.

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