|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Portugal > Fluorapatite|
|Locality:||Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal|
|Description:||Large cluster of many translucent, green apatite crystals up to 16 mm across with scattered crystals of tan-colored calcite up to 5 mm. One edge has several ferberite crystals to 10 mm. The apatite fluoresces yellow under UV illumination. Ex. Dr. N. Luppescu|
|Overall Size:||8x7x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Europe > Apatite Specimens|
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