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    ROUGH AND CUT SET OF PINK TOURMALINE MUSHROOMS
    Momeik, Burma
    One of the odd crystal forms of tourmaline are the "mushroom" shaped structures that come from Burma. These tourmalines are very rare and it's especially difficult to find one with an attractive pink color such as this present specimen. The crystal specimen comes paired with a cabochon polished from another mushroom tourmaline to show off the even pink color that can be attained from polishing these unique crystals. Please note: the cabochon is an even pink on the side which has been illustrated, but exhibits the characteristic domed top and black core on the reverse side. The uncut crystal specimen weighs 14.4 grams and measures 1 3/8 x ¾ x ½ inches. The cabochon weighs 21.35 carats and measures 18 x 16.5 x 10 mm.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    6th Sunday
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