Item Code: TC123
Metric Dimensions: 16 x 12 x 5 mm
Imperial Dimensions: 5/8” x 1/2” x 1/4”
Weight: 7.5 carats (1.5 grams)
This beautiful Rubellite Tourmaline slice has been checker-faceted to best display its fascinating crystal patterns within the stone. Nearly all Pink Tourmaline’s belong to the Elbaite species, the most varied in color and variety of all gem quality minerals.The red and pink color tones are caused by trace amounts of Manganese in their atomic structure. Elbaite often forms in bi or tricolored crystals. Pink with green and Pink with blue combinations are not uncommon. Pink Tourmalines, especially Rubellite are often strongly pleochroic.