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Mineral Specimen No. 72309:
Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 72309:

Minerals Species: Elbaite Tourmaline.
Location of mineral deposit: Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia.
Description: Large lustrous doubly-terminated green elbaite tourmaline crystal with no matrix. The upper termination of the elbaite crystal has a slight pink tint and has dark inclusions. The bottom termination is flat basal pinacoid face with etched texture. Though the crystals are clean and in good condition, a few show damage upon close inspection, but they are minor compared to the relative size of the specimen. Ex. G. McLoughlin collection, acquired from D. Beals in 1996. Weight 18.6 grams.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 95x10x8 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 95 mm
Price: $475 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline from Otjua Mine, Karibib District, Erongo, Namibia

Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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