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Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite from Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia

 
Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite from Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia

Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite from Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia

Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite from Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia

Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite from Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia

Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite from Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 73408
Mineral:Fluorapatite on Quartz and Muscovite
Locality:Farm Okatjimukuju 55, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia
Description:Large translucent purple fluorapatite crystals to 20 mm on translucent gray quartz with muscovite. The fluorapatite crystal surfaces have silky luster caused by microscopic etching. The largest fluorapatite crystal contacted the surrounding rock on rear. Ex. Marshall Sussman
Overall Size:5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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