Elbaite represents a love of humanity and humanitarianism. It is worn to promote sympathy towards others. It carries the virtue of unconditional love and friendship. In fact, it radiates the highest amount of love of all the different colored tourmalines.
Azurite is a blue copper mineral with the chemical formula It forms monoclinic crystals. Azurite weathers into malachite. Azurite is used as a pigment, in jewelry, and as a decorative stone. This stone is called "Velvet Beauty" from Bisbee, Arizona.
Calcite with quartz from Huanggang Mine, Inner Mongolia, China. The pictured specimen is tall. The quartz at the center of the stacked calcite disks is better exposed in some of the specimens that they have at the show. Photo credit: Jeffrey A.