A piece of opaque, stark white Quartz which is absolutely riddled with Pink Tourmaline crystals, This piece has been left in a natural state and has not been polished in any way.
Tourmaline is a crystalline boron silicate mineral compounded with elements such as aluminium, iron, magnesium, sodium, lithium, or potassium. Tourmaline is classified as a semi-precious stone and the gemstone comes in a wide variety of colors.
Usually, iron-rich tourmaline's are black to bluish-black to deep brown, while magnesium-rich varieties are brown to yellow, and lithium-rich tourmaline's are almost any color: blue, green, red, yellow, pink, etc. Rarely, it is colorless. Bi-colored and multicolored crystals are common, reflecting variations of fluid chemistry during crystallization.