This is a perfect example of black tourmaline that is suited for a collection of any size. You can easily see the natural growth of the crystal alongside small flakes of muscovite mica.
Size: 3.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 in.
Weight: 8.6 oz
Black Tourmaline, officially named schorl, was first found in a tin mine located in Saxony, Germany, previously named Schorl. Black tourmaline forms in a trigonal crystal structure. Black tourmaline is often found alongside other minerals such as quartz, aquamarine, fluorite, and various beryls. Higher quality schorl crystals are sought after by collectors for their intense luster.
Black Tourmaline is perfect for providing general protection and eliminating negative energies. It assists in balancing and protecting all chakras. Black tourmaline is used for grounding scattered energies.
Chemical Formula: NaFe2+3Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
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