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Fluorapatite from Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico

 
Fluorapatite from Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 51669
Mineral:Fluorapatite
Locality:Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico
Description:Transparent yellow fluorapatite crystal with no matrix attached. The fluorapatite crystal has twelve-sided prismatic form with pyramidal termination and is exceptionally gemmy. The rear prism face shows conchoidal surfaces. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #241a; ex. Martin Ehrmann (1904-1972)
Overall Size:17x7x7 mm
Crystals:17 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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