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Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

 
Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite from Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 79641
Mineral:Fluorapatite in Albite with Muscovite
Locality:Hayes Ledge, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Large (for this location) doubly terminated translucent green fluorapatite crystal in platy white albite and silvery muscovite with a smaller fluorapatite crystal on site. The fluorapatite crystal is hexagonal form with flat basal pinacoid terminations. Collected by J. Morse. The fluorapatite fluoresces orange under SW UV illumination
Overall Size:6x4x4 cm
Crystals:8-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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