AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Maine > Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz from Rose Quartz Locality, Plumbago Mountain, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

 
Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz from Rose Quartz Locality, Plumbago Mountain, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz from Rose Quartz Locality, Plumbago Mountain, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz from Rose Quartz Locality, Plumbago Mountain, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 71468
Mineral:Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz
Locality:Rose Quartz Locality, Plumbago Mountain, Newry, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Brown cookeite and carbonate-fluorapatite microcrystals completely coating albite crystals to 3 mm and quartz crystals to 1 mm. Note the post-crystallization fracture also has cookeite and carbonate-fluorapatite microcrystals coating the inside surfaces. Collected in June 1969 by Cliff Trebilcock
Overall Size:25x20x10 mm
Crystals:micro to 3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New England, USA > Phosphate Minerals

 

  Buy Cookeite and Carbonate-Fluorapatite over Albite and Quartz at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Phosphate Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;