Elbaite Tourmaline: Alto Ligonha District, Mozambique

$1,500.00

Elbaite Tourmaline: Alto Ligonha District, Mozambique

$1,500.00

1 in stock

Description

Species: Elbaite Tourmaline

Locality: Alto Ligonha Pegmatite District, Zambezia Province, Mozambique

Dimensions: 5.6 x 2.4 x 2.1 cm. (48 grams)

The Alto Ligonha Pegmatite District in Mozambique is world famous for it’s rare and exceptional pegmatite minerals, including rare Ta-Nb species as well as gem minerals like elbaite. This is a fine and sizable rubellite tourmaline crystal with a green cap and good transparency and form for this classic area. In fine condition and displays great from multiple angles. Weight is 48 grams. Mark Cross photo.