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Mineral Specimen No. 74013:
Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

This mineral specimen of Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil 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 for sale No. 74013:

Mineral Species: Fluorapatite with Muscovite.
Location of mineral deposit: São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Description: Double-sided cluster of lustrous transparent pale-gray hexagonal fluorapatite crystals to 12 mm with coating of yellowish muscovite mica crystals to 1 mm on one side. The fluorapatite crystals fluoresce orange-white under SW UV illumination. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Collected ca. 1980.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 6x3x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 2-11 mm
Price: $65 (plus shipping).

Mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW UV lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Fluorescent illuminated mineral Fluorapatite with Muscovite for sale from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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