Elbaite, Lepidolite, Albite var. Cleavelandite

Elbaite, Lepidolite, Albite var. Cleavelandite

Price available upon request. $999,999.00
SKU:46306
Locality: Grandon Pocket, Pederneira claim, Sao Jose da Safira, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 22.6 x 15.8 x 12.0 cm

This is an outstanding large cabinet-size group of gemmy green to blue tourmaline crystals to over 20 cm with minor lepidolite from the Grandon Pocket, Pederneira claim, Sao Jose da Safira, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Grandon pocket tourmalines are known for their distinctive pyramidal terminations and gemmy, polychrome coloration. This is a superb large example with excellent display aesthetics, featuring a rocket-like focal crystal with several dramatic large crystals extending off the main crystal at nearly right angles. Just the right amount of bladed white cleavelandite feldspar and purple lepidolite matrix really set this piece off. Choice!
Repaired: 7X
Restored: 3X

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