This is an attractive and colorful specimen of dark green cap Tourmaline crystal cluster with light green color body. The Tourmaline crystals has perfect top smooth termination nicely shooting out of Smoky Quartz. The crystals are highly striated with parallel striations, very good transparency and well composed on Quartz matrix. The Smoky Quartz matrix is well crystalized and terminated and nice holding the Tourmaline crystals.
||Colorful Tourmaline crystal cluster on Smoky Quartz matrix
||H: 6.5 x W: 7 x D: 4.5 cm
||Darrah I Pech District, Chapa Dara, Kunnar 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 color 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.
||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:
Balance, Compassion, Happiness, Happiness, Objectivity, Serenity, Positive transformation, Strength, Understanding
- Tourmaline helps to treat paranoia, improve hand-eye combination, and overcomes dyslexia.
- Tourmaline eliminates misunderstanding and helps you to understand yourself and others.
- Tourmaline releases tension, diminishes fear, and promotes self-confidence.
- Astrologists recommend tourmaline for body detoxification and stress reduction.