|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Brazil > Fluorapatite|
|Locality:||Ipirá, Bahia, Brazil|
|Description:||Large translucent green-gray hexagonal fluorapatite crystal with pyramidal termination. The fluorapatite crystal is slightly radioactive, caused by uranium- and thorium-bearing oxides in the fractures. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection, originally acquired in 1975|
|Overall Size:||6x4.5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Brazil & South America > Apatite Specimens|
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