For sale is a great colored tourmaline, from Nigeria. This stone has exceptional color for tourmaline, or for any mineral for that matter. It could be best described as ‘ padparadscha’ a Sri Lankan word describing a rare color found in sapphire, the color could best be described as a brightish peach pink! Please note the last pic has been taken to show the internal clarity of the crystal, all dark marks on the piece are surface only, internally this is basically flawless. Ex Mike Pugsley collection. RARE. This specimen could undoubtedly cut a very fine gemstone, if required. Please remember our prices are in Australian dollars.
JOS PLATEAU, NIGERIA.
15 x 8 x 7mm.