This is an attractive bi-color Tourmaline specimen with pink color at termination and mint green body. It’s well crystallised all around with magnificent wet luster and excellent transparency. The white Albite attached as matrix and indeed pretty neat and artistic example for the specie.
The colors displayed in a bicolor Tourmaline cluster can vary widely, ranging from combinations such as pink and green, red and green, or blue and green, among others. The transition between the colors can occur in various patterns, such as sharp boundaries or gradual gradients, adding to the visual appeal of the crystal.
Bicolor Tourmaline from Paprok, Afghanistan
||H: 3.5 x W: 1.7 x D: 1 cm
||Paprook Mine, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Tourmaline is an extremely popular gemstone; the name Tourmaline is derived from Turamali, which is thought to mean "stone with mixed colors." Color is king for tourmaline, which is found in more shades and hues than any other gem. It varies in transparency and color to a substantial extent. Crystals of tourmaline may be of different colors in different portions or uniform colors throughout, which makes them appealing.
Tourmaline Varieties: Buergerite, Chrom Dravite, Dravite, Elbaite, Feruvite, Foitite, Liddicoatite, Magnesio Foitite, Olenite, Povondraite, Rossmanite, Schorl, Uvite, Vanadium Dravite Enormous deposits of tourmaline are located in Afghanistan, Brazil, China, India, Kenya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Sri Lanka, USA, Vietnam, and Zambia.
Tourmaline Mineral Associations:
||Depending on color
||7 - 7.5
||Black, Brown, Violet, Green, Pink, or in a dual-colored pink and green and many more
Healing Properties of Tourmaline Mineral:
Balance, Compassion, Happiness, Happiness, Objectivity, Serenity, Positive transformation, Strength, Understanding
- Tourmaline Mineral helps to treat paranoia, improve hand-eye combination, and overcome dyslexia.
- Tourmaline Mineral eliminates misunderstanding and helps you to understand yourself and others.
- Tourmaline Mineral releases tension, diminishes fear, and promotes self-confidence.
- Astrologists recommend tourmaline Mineralfor body detoxification and stress reduction.