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Beryl, Fluorapatite, Quartz, Muscovite from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

 
Beryl, Fluorapatite, Quartz, Muscovite from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Beryl, Fluorapatite, Quartz, Muscovite from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 17475
Mineral:Beryl, Fluorapatite, Quartz, Muscovite
Locality:Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Description:Two beryl crystals in pegmatite matrix with muscovite, quartz, elbaite tourmaline and apatite. The beryl crystals are white with pale-pink tint. The apatite fluoresces yellow under UV illumination. Ex. Earle Sullivan collection (Ct.)
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:2 cm beryl crystals
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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