Elbaite Tourmaline
Posted by: Raymond McDougall on 04.02.2021 | Filed under:

Elbaite Tourmaline

Specimen # 200490
Mineral: Elbaite Tourmaline
Location: Haddam, Haddam Neck, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Size: 1.7 x 0.4 x 0.3 cm


A sharp gem tourmaline crystal from the classic locality at Haddam, Connecticut. This crystal has bright, lustrous prism faces and beautiful colour, mostly green with a light pink zone at the termination. There is a small sidecar crystal on this one. In excellent condition, no damage. From the Pete Richards collection, he acquired it May 1988. A gorgeous little Haddam elbaite.

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