MQA32 Tourmaline var. Liddicoatite
Mt Ibity, Antsirabé 2 Dist., Vakinankaratra Region, Antananarivo Prov., Madagascar
2.6x 2.4x 1.5 cm
A terminated polychrome liddicoatite crystal, clinging to a partial quartz crystal. The tourmaline has a natural crack, but is not repaired. As with most of these Malagasy polychromes, the crystal requires strong lighting for the color to be fully appreciated.