Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
A stout, double-terminated crystal, whose flat (pedion) termination
shows pink covered with a faint green layer changing to medium
bubblegum pink for most of the crystals length and transitioning to
pale green and pink at the other termination. The crystal is
included but, nevertheless, is in very fine to excellent condition,
showing only minor breaks to several side-car crystals.
Overall measurements: 3.5 x 1.8 inches (8.9 x 4.5
Illustrated: Fong/Walker, M., Neumeier, G., & Walker, J. (Eds.).
(2015). The World of Tourmaline: The Gerhard Wagner
Collection. Dallas, Texas: Ivy Press. Page 53.
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