This is a beautiful thumbnail Liddicoatite Tourmaline Slice with evidence of rainbow inside crystal from Anjanabonoina, Antsirabe, Madagascar
Crystal Dimensions: 2.5cm (0.9”) x 1.5cm (0.5”)
Perky Display Dimensions: 3.5cm (1.3”) x 3.5cm (1.3”)
Weight: 1.6grams = 8 carats
Liddicoatite is a rare type of tourmaline that is a red and pink color. This specimen in particular is massive champagne coloured piece with a huge deep black triangle in the middle. This is surrounded by a heart shaped ring of bright pink. This piece is huge, and is ornamented with brighter and darker colourings, terminating in deep, opaque black near the middle. Originating from Anjanabonoina, Antsirabe, Madagascar.
Metaphysically, some believe that liddicoatite promotes understanding and self-confidence, aligns mental processes, and provides insight into the causes of conflict and struggle.
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