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Mineral Specimen No. 64136:
Fluorapatite from Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

This mineral specimen of Fluorapatite from Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 64136:

Minerals Species: Fluorapatite.
Location of mineral deposit: Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Description: Lustrous doubly-terminated transparent gray fluorapatite crystal with white albite included on the bottom where it was attached. The fluorapatite crystal is tabular hexagonal form with secondary edge faces and fluoresces pink under SW UV illumination. Complete and undamaged except the contact where it was formerly attached to surrounding matrix. Collected ca. 1980.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 32x28x23 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 28 mm
Price: $35 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite from Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite from Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite from Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Fluorapatite from Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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