Afghanistan has been supplying the western market with remarkable tourmaline specimens for over 30 years now, and this beautiful multicolored gem crystal is no exception. It is an excellent, sharp, gemmy, glassy, striated trigonal prism with an attractive pink hue at the base, that transitions into an eye-catching green color in the upper portion of the crystal. The green section is WATER CLEAR and features a wonderful pyramidal termination. An attractive and beautifully colored tourmaline from what is one of the premier countries in the world for the material. Specimen weight is 3.23 grams.
Locality: Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
Specimen Size: 3.5 x 0.6 x 0.6 (miniature)
Shipping from United States
1-3 business days
Estimated shipping times
- North America : 2 - 5 business days
- Europe : 7 - 14 business days
- Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 10 - 20 business days
- Asia Pacific : 7 - 14 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
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The following items can't be returned or exchanged
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