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Mineral Specimen No. 75923:
Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania.

This mineral specimen Apophyllite from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 75923:

Mineral Species: Apophyllite.
Location of origin: French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Description: Lustrous transparent colorless apophyllite crystals in a flat formation with no matrix on the rear. The apophyllite crystals are striated rectangular form with {111} corner faces, and zones fluoresce yellow-white under LW-SW UV, and phosphoresce in dark. All crystals are complete and undamaged, except the outer edges where it was attached to surrounding matrix. Ex. Harry W. Eichel, Jr. (1914-1990); ex. Phil-Mont Christian Academy.
Overall size: 8x7x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-6 mm
Price: $150 (plus shipping).

Mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Photographs Above: daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination under SuperBright 254 nm SW UV illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Fluorescent illuminated mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Photographs Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals

Fluorescent illuminated mineral Apophyllite for sale from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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