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Fluorapatite in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac County, Québec, Canada

 
Fluorapatite in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac County, Québec, Canada

Fluorapatite in Calcite from Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac County, Québec, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 36937
Mineral:Fluorapatite in Calcite
Locality:Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac County, Québec, Canada
Description:Doubly-terminated apatite crystal embedded in orange calcite matrix. The apatite crystal is greenish-brown color and has the typical complex internal fracturing commonly found on these specimens. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #6806; ex. G. Palin, collected in 1961
Overall Size:7.5x6x3 cm
Crystals:6 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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