Schorl #1 Quartz Thumbnail Specimen (Karibib, Erongo, Namibia)
*This is a very small miniature, known as a thumbnail specimen. Please examine scale photo and consider dimensions carefully.* Thumbnail specimens are mounted in small display boxes known as perky boxes, and contain locality information. They are designed so that they are ready for display, or may be unmounted for any use including jewelry supply. An ideal and efficient tiny treasure, for any collection!
Mineral Name: Schorl (Black Tourmaline) & Quartz
Locality: Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia.
Dimensions: 1.14” x 0.47” (29mm x 12mm)
Characteristics of this specimen: Large, distinctive black tourmaline (Schorl) crystal, with accenting minerals.
Care Notes: high durability, hard mineral.
Tourmaline is a complex group of minerals, with multiple colors. Schorl is a black variety of tourmaline, with a high level of iron.
Healing Keywords: Schorl (black tourmaline)--protection, grounding, purification.
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