Elbaite

Image shows a sample of elbaite on a black background

Detailed Description

Elbaite is one of the best-known members of the tourmaline mineral family, particularly for its high-quality gemstones. Read more about the tourmaline mineral family here

Sample provided by Carlin Green, USGS. Sample originated from Himalaya Mine, California, and is 4.9cm in size.

Details

Image Dimensions: 4224 x 4000

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Location Taken: US