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Fairfieldite on Fluorapatite from Foote Mine, King's Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

 
Fairfieldite on Fluorapatite from Foote Mine, King's Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

Fairfieldite on Fluorapatite from Foote Mine, King's Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

Fairfieldite on Fluorapatite from Foote Mine, King's Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

DESCRIPTION:No. 53192
Mineral:Fairfieldite on Fluorapatite
Locality:Foote Mine, King's Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina
Description:Bladed fairfieldite crystals to 9 mm on an earlier layer of translucent brown fluorapatite crystals to 1 mm coating one face of gray matrix. The fairfieldite crystals are translucent brown with a thin white layer on the outer surfaces. Ex. Albert J. Beres collection #A610
Overall Size:11x7x4 cm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: For reference only
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