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Gahnite with Muscovite and Fluorapatite in Albite from Hollister Quarry, South Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

 
Gahnite with Muscovite and Fluorapatite in Albite from Hollister Quarry, South Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Gahnite with Muscovite and Fluorapatite in Albite from Hollister Quarry, South Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Gahnite with Muscovite and Fluorapatite in Albite from Hollister Quarry, South Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Gahnite with Muscovite and Fluorapatite in Albite from Hollister Quarry, South Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 61197
Mineral:Gahnite with Muscovite and Fluorapatite in Albite
Locality:Hollister Quarry, South Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut
Description:Dark-green gahnite crystals to 2 mm with platy muscovite mica crystals to 7 mm in white albite with translucent gray fluorapatite crystals to 3 mm (fluoresce yellow in UV). Several of the gahnite crystals show they are internally transparent under 20x. Collected October 7, 1989
Overall Size:30x15x15 mm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: For reference only
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