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Fluorapatite on Albite with Muscovite from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

 
Fluorapatite on Albite with Muscovite from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite on Albite with Muscovite from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite on Albite with Muscovite from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorapatite on Albite with Muscovite from Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 70431
Mineral:Fluorapatite on Albite with Muscovite
Locality:Emmons Quarry, Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Lustrous translucent greenish-gray fluorapatite crystal in a small albite cavity with two platy muscovite mica crystals. The fluorapatite crystal has a basal pinacoid termination with pyramidal edge faces and fluoresces yellow under SW UV illumination. Collected in 2002
Overall Size:22x18x13 mm
Crystals:8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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