1.17" Beautiful, Bi-colored Himalaya Tourmaline (65ct) - California

This is a lustrous, bi-colored Himalaya tourmaline that was collected from the Himalaya Mine in San Diego County, California. It bears rose-red coloration throughout most of the crystal, with a green zone near the termination and at the base, and a rose-red cap.

It has been mounted to an acrylic display base with mineral tack.

Tourmaline is a crystalline boron silicate mineral compounded with elements such as aluminium, iron, magnesium, sodium, lithium, or potassium. Schorl, or black tourmaline, is the most common form of tourmaline, and has been used for everything from jewelry to piezoelectric guitar pickups.


FOR SALE
$395
DETAILS
SPECIES
Tourmaline
LOCATION
Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California
SIZE
Size: 1.17 x .6". Weight: 65.5 ct
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#206124