E Is For Elbaite – #atozchallenge — From Cave Walls

Elbaite is a mineral of the tourmaline family. First discovered on the Italian island of Elba in 1913, it is well loved because of its rich color varieties. Elbaite is an accessory mineral found in igneous and metamorphic rocks, meaning it does not contribute as a primary mineral used in identifying the host mineral. A little confusing I know.

E Is For Elbaite – #atozchallenge


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