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Fluorapatite from Pulsifer Quarry, Mt. Apatite, Androscoggin County, Maine

 
Fluorapatite from Pulsifer Quarry, Mt. Apatite, Androscoggin County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 20007
Mineral:Fluorapatite
Locality:Pulsifer Quarry, Mt. Apatite, Androscoggin County, Maine
Description:Single crystal of gemmy, purple apatite from the famous mine on Mt. Apatite that produced the greatest apatite crystal ever found in the US (the Roebling apatite in the Smithsonian). The crystal is lustrous and has intense color.
Overall Size:10x8x8 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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