Fluorapatite coated with Parsettensite with Quartz and Pyrite
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A one of a kind specimen (as far as I can tell having looked at nearly 1000 specimens) with fluorapatites completely coated by brick red parsettensite with a later generation of nearly clear small Fluorapatites, each having at least one pyrite cube attached.
Locality: Foote Lithium Company Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina
Composition: hydrous manganese silicate, calcium fluorophosphate, iron oxide