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Elbaite Var Rubellite

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Elbaite Var Rubellite

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Description
Locality: 
Jos Plateau, Plateau, Nigeria
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.1 × 3.9 × 2.7 cm
Weight: 
91.00gr
Description

Nice 1980s example of aggregated pink elbaite crystals (no terminations). From my grandpa´s small collection.

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Elbaite

Formula: 
Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Strunz: 
9.CK.05
Hardness: 
7.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Fonte del Prete, San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy...

Rubellite

Variety Of: 

Tourmaline

Formula: 
A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Hardness: 
7
Hardness: 
0.0

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Best regards Roger

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