Tourmaline "Rubelite" from Pederneira, Brazil (specimen: Fine Mineral International, photography: James Elliott)
Elbaite, Quartz Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan This is a major Paprok matrix tourmaline specimen, with a vibrant, lustrous large elbaite crystal perched perfectly on a matrix of large smoky quartz crystals on albite. The Paprok locality has become famous for it's beautiful and varied tourmaline crystals, some of which are considered among the world's best.
Malachite on Shattuckite - Omaue Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia Size: 15.25 cm
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