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Fluorapatite on Beryl from Nagir, Hunza, Pakistan

 
Fluorapatite on Beryl from Nagir, Hunza, Pakistan

Fluorapatite on Beryl from Nagir, Hunza, Pakistan

Fluorapatite on Beryl from Nagir, Hunza, Pakistan

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorapatite on Beryl from Nagir, Hunza, Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 16783
Mineral:Fluorapatite on Beryl
Locality:Nagir, Hunza, Pakistan
Description:Transparent, pink apatite crystal 15 mm across, perched on aquamarine beryl crystals 6 cm long. The specimen has limonite staining that could be removed. The apatite crystal fluoresces bright yellow under UV illumination.
Overall Size:9x6x4 cm
Crystals:15-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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