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Mineral Specimen No. 76069:
Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine.

This mineral specimen Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine 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. 76069:

Mineral Species: Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite.
Location of origin: Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine.
Description: Lustrous translucent purple fluorapatite crystals to 5 mm intermixed with platy pale-yellow bertrandite crystals to 1 mm on quartz-albite. The fluorapatite crystals are thin, tabular hexagonal form and vary from transparent to translucent. 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 by Ray Sprague.
Overall size: 3.5x3x2 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 5 mm
Price: $85 (plus shipping).

Mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Detail view of mineral Fluorapatite var. Purple Apatite with Bertrandite for sale from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

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