Elbaite (Tourmaline) - Barra Do Salinas, Brazil.
Measurements: 2.2 x 1.6 x 1.2 cm.
Weight: 8.2 gr.
This beautiful little red gem does a great service to appreciators of thumbnail gem crystals. The green caps are adorable and remarkably well crystallized for such a heavily etched tourmaline. An absolute delight to hold. Watch the video to see full impact of its unique clarity.