handfull of tourmaline gem crystals

A hand full of tourmaline crystals

Maine Tourmaline Gem Crystals from Mt. Marie

139 carat tourmaline crystal just found XL Gem Crstal Suite 2011
275 carat Pink Tourmaline Gem Crystal

Pink Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL001

Description: Gemmy pink to peach colored tourmaline (elbaite species) This tourmaline crystal has a well formed termination, lustrous prism faces, and is in good condition, with only minor natural surface damage. It is the largest pink pocket tourmaline crystal found to date (April 2012) at Mt. Marie.

Size:
5.2 cm h x 2.5 cm w, 275 carats

Origin:
Mined at Mt. Marie, found in the Sundog Pocket on Oct 26, 2011

36 carat Blue Green Tourmaline Crystal

Blue Green Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL007

Description: Gem blue green tourmaline crystal, essentially facet quality except for minor surface flaws

Size: 2.0 cm h x 1.5 cm w, 36 carats

Origin: Mined at Mt. Marie, found in the New Day Pocket, Oct 16, 2011

24 carat Pink tourmaline gem crystal

Pink Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL005

Description: Gemmy pink to peach tourmaline crystal, more than 50% facet quality

Size: 2.8 cm h x 1 cm w, 24 carats

Origin: Mined at Mt. Marie, found in the Sundog Pocket on Oct 26, 2011

234 carat blue green tourmaline crystal

Blue Green Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL004

Description: Gem blue green tourmaline crystal, essentially of facet quality except for minor surface flaws, repaired

Size: 6.9 cm h x 1.9 cm w, 234 carats

Origin: Mined at Mt. Marie, found in the Go-Ahead Pocket, Nov 28, 2011

81 carat blue green tourmaline gem crystal

Blue Green Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL006

Description: Gem blue green tourmaline crystal, essentially facet quality except for minor surface flaws

Size: 3.5 cm h x 1.6 cm w, 81 carats

Origin: Mined at Mt. Marie, found in the New Day Pocket, Oct 16, 2011

501 carat blue green tourmaline gem crystal

Blue Green Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL002

Description: Gemmy blue green tourmaline crystal, thin pink zone in termination, large areas are of facet quality, repaired

Size: 10.5 cm h x 2.5 cm w, 501 carats

Origin: Mined at Mt. Marie, found in the New Day Pocket, Nov 28, 2011

139 carat green tourmaline gem crystal

Green Tourmaline Gem Crystal GTXL003

Description: Gemmy green tourmaline crystal, terminations and sides are exceptionally lustrous dissolution surfaces, large areas of facet quality

Size: 4.0 cm h x 2.2 cm w x 1.9 cm w, 139 carats

Origin: Mined at Mt. Marie, found in Hugh’s Pocket opened during Bates College visit of Nov. 19, 2010