3" Pink Tourmaline (Rubellite) in Quartz - Brazil

This is an association of pink tourmaline (rubellite) crystals that formed within a mass of quartz, collected from Brazil. The pink tourmaline gains its vibrant color from manganese impurities.

Comes with an acrylic display stand.

Rubellite is a pink-red variety of Elbaite, itself a member of the tourmaline group of minerals.


DETAILS
SPECIES
Elbaite var. Rubellite & Quartz
LOCATION
Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
SIZE
3 x 2.2"
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#181811