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Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorapatite with Muscovite from São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 74013
Mineral:Fluorapatite with Muscovite
Locality:São Geraldo do Baixio, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Double-sided cluster of lustrous transparent pale-gray hexagonal fluorapatite crystals to 12 mm with coating of yellowish muscovite mica crystals to 1 mm on one side. The fluorapatite crystals fluoresce orange-white under SW UV illumination. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:6x3x3 cm
Crystals:2-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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