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Fluorapatite with Bertrandite on Albite from Lavra da Golconda, near Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Fluorapatite with Bertrandite on Albite from Lavra da Golconda, near Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Bertrandite on Albite from Lavra da Golconda, near Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Bertrandite on Albite from Lavra da Golconda, near Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 63968
Mineral:Fluorapatite with Bertrandite on Albite
Locality:Lavra da Golconda, near Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Many lustrous transparent deep-purple fluorapatite crystals to 13 mm intermixed with translucent yellow bladed bertrandite crystals to 0.5 mm over white albite. The fluorapatite crystals are prismatic form with flat basal pinacoid terminations. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:0.5-13.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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