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RM918   Elbaite and albite (var. clevelandite)

Lavra da Pederneira, São José da Safira, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Group of divergent elbaite crystals with good brilliance, defined prismatic faces and complex terminals, almost needle. Good transparence that reveals green color, violet at the upper terminal faces and a delicate red tone in the crystal core. The color zoning is very marked. A gemmy specimen.

Size: 5,0 x 4,8 x 3,2 cm.
Main crystal: 43 x 14 mm.