Schorl is also known as Black Tourmaline, forming prismatic and heavily striated crystals. This particular specimen is an incredible example for the species, single perfectly terminated Black Tourmaline crystal with magnificent metallic luster. It has interesting triangle shape termination, well crystalized all around with 360-degree view. It's highly striated with sharp parallel striations and striking black coloration.
||Schorl Aka Black Tourmaline on Albite
||H: 4.5 x W: 2 x D: 1.7 cm
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.