There are 136 minerals priced at above $500.

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Elbaite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3449
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A group of approximately 17 crystals of the indicolite variety of elbaite in parallel growth forming a divergent spray. The color is a transparent deep greenish blue (with more blue than green), the luster is excellent and the terminations are sharp and clean, except for two, which do not affect the display. A wonderful small miniature!


Price: $800.00
Location: Paprok, Nuristan, Afghanistan
Dimensions: 3.2 x 2.7 x 1.8cm
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Elbaite (Scepter) (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3152
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A fabulous sceptered elbaite crystal with a pink stem and a gemmy, bright green termination (the crystal is actually double terminated). These were found about 13 years ago and are considered some of the finest examples of tourmalines scepters ever. As you can see, the tip is facetable, has magnificent deep green color and a textbook termination. Choice!


Price: $1250.00
Location: Pederneira Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 3.3 x 1.3 x 1.2cm

Elbaite on Quartz

ID: 4435
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Very dark green crystals of elbaite (they look black but the green can be seen under light) starting as inclusions running through the center of a glassy, terminated quartz crystal, with three surfacing from the quartz faces.


Price: $650.00
Location: Stak Nala, Gilgit, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Dimensions: 8.2 x 6 x 4.2cm

Elbaite with Albite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4417
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A pair of terminated, very gemmy and colorful elbaite prisms connected at a 45 degree angle. The tips are a light blue green, while the body is a reddish pink. The terminations are perfect, the luster is excellent and there is minor albite in association. A gem!


Price: $600.00
Location: Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande, San Diego Co., California
Dimensions: 3.2 x 3 x 2.2cm

Elbaite with Herderite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3380
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A very gemmy, terminated and lustrous crystal of elbaite with color ranging from a light blue body that turns into light pink and then finishes with a red cap. This wonderful elbaite is the host for a doubly terminated herderite crystal that is partly coated with albite.There is also a smaller herderite crystal on the surface of the elbaite. Choice miniature!


Price: $550.00
Location: Pederneira Mine, Minas gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 5.5 x 1.8 x 1.3cm
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Elbaite with Lepidolite

ID: 2432
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Doubly terminated, bi-colored elbaite prisms in parallel growth with lepidolite crystals and smaller elbaites attached. Super!


Price: $2000.00
Location: Cruzeiro Mine, MG, Brazil
Dimensions: 11.5 x 3 x 2.5cm
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Elbaite with Lepidolite

ID: 6330
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A very gemmy green elbaite crystal with a parallel termination and another smaller crystal at an angle, is sprinkled with light lavender lepidolite. Very attractive miniature.


Price: $850.00
Location: Pederneira Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 5.2 x 1.4 x 1cm
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Elbaite with Lepidolite, Cookeite

ID: 2424
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A single gemmy green crystal that’s surrounded and sprinkled by lavender lepidolite crystals and creamy crystals of cookeite. Very attractive old timer!


Price: $750.00
Location: Chia Mine, MG, Brazil
Dimensions: 6 x 5 x 2.5cm

Elbaite with Smoky Quartz

ID: 1986
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A very gemmy, slightly smoky quartz crystal in parallel growth with equally gemmy prisms of green elbaite penetrating the quartz in all directions. Choice!


Price: $750.00
Location: Governador Valladares, MG, Brazil
Dimensions: 12 x 4.5 x 4cm

Fluorapatite on Muscovite

ID: 1865
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A group of lustrous, bluish-purple, hexagonal crystals of fluorapatite on a matrix of muscovite and siderite, with minor pyrite. One of the apatites is contacted in the rear, but it does not affect it’s display. A fine miniature!


Price: $800.00
Location: Panasqueira Portugal
Dimensions: 4 x 3 x 2.3cm

There are 136 minerals priced at above $500.

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