Elbaite var. Achroite Tourmaline
John Betts - Fine Minerals
Terminated crystal of Elbaite without matrix. Though labeled as Achroite, there is a very faint pink hue. The crystal has a simple flat termination with minor nicks on the edges. Ex. J. Cilen #8594.
Pala District, San Diego County, California
18 x 17 x 14 mm.