|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Fluorapatite|
|Locality:||Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico|
|Description:||Glassy crystals of transparent yellow fluorapatite with brown limonite stains in internal fractures. These fluorapatite crystals occur embedded in hematite and must be extracted (resulting in edges being chipped) before the ore is smelted.|
|Overall Size:||20x12x8 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Mexico > Apatite Specimens|
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