Fluorapatite with Quartz and ?


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A large terminated fluorapatite with intense purple color saturation with a crown of small water clear quartz crystals and an unknown khaki colored mineral. The apatite is incomplete on the back but does show secondary mineralization so either a floater or interference growth. Orange under LW with the unknown throwing yellow.

Locality: Foote Lithium Company Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

Composition: calcium fluorophosphate, silicon dioxide

Dimensions: 2.4 × 2.2 × 1.2 cm
SKU: Geo-4337 Categories: , , , Tags: , , ,
Dimensions: 2.4 × 2.2 × 1.2 cm