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Mineral Specimen No. 62480:
Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada.

This mineral specimen of Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 62480:

Minerals Species: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite.
Location of mineral deposit: Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada.
Description: Large cluster of lustrous translucent brown fluorapatite crystals to 36 mm frozen in translucent orange calcite with black hornblende crystals to 16 mm. The fluorapatite and hornblende crystals have post-crystallization fractures in-filled with calcite. The specimen was extracted from solid rock, not from a cavity, resulting in minor surface imperfections where the surrounding matrix was removed. Collected ca. 1985.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 16x11x7 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 2-36 mm
Price: $85 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite with Hornblende in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Québec, Canada

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