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Fluorapatite with Quartz on Hematite from Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico

 
Fluorapatite with Quartz on Hematite from Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico

Fluorapatite with Quartz on Hematite from Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico

Fluorapatite with Quartz on Hematite from Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 45091
Mineral:Fluorapatite with Quartz on Hematite
Locality:Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico
Description:Many transparent greenish-yellow apatite crystals up to 16 mm long with colorless quartz crystals to 1 mm in brown metallic hematite. The apatite formed first, then was conglomerated with the hematite and quartz which is why some crystals are incomplete.
Overall Size:6x6x4.5 cm
Crystals:1-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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