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

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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 63995
Mineral:Fluorapatite with minor Bertrandite
Locality:Lavra da Golconda, near Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Lustrous transparent greenish-gray to purple fluorapatite crystals to 11 mm with a few bladed limonite-stained bertrandite crystals to 2 mm. Purple fluorapatite crystals are uncommon, and rarely found in current mining. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:28x20x18 mm
Crystals:1-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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