Tourmaline var. Elbaite
This is a Tourmaline var. Elbaite from Mawi Pegmatite, Nuristan, Laghman Province, Afghanistan. Video on InstagramLustrous and translucent, this unusually colored and well-formed elbaite crystal exhibits a dark apple-green 3 mm thick rind at the terminations which grades into a lovely light apple-green for the remainder of the crystal. 114 grams.