• Apatite
  • Apatite
  • Apatite
  • Apatite


ID: CC2001

A prominent well developed crystal group of Apatite crystals from the Panasqueira Mines, Portugal. The crystals of Apatite measuring to 1.5cm forming thickened hexagonal tabular to platy crystals. Colour zoning can be seen in the Apatite crystals, with central white to colourless areas and an outer band of gemmy blue-grey. The crystals of Apatite have formed on light tan matrix of Tourmaline with a micro-drusey surface. A neat crystal specimen of Apatite from the Tungsten-Tin mines.


6.5 × 5.2 × 2.0 cm
Panasqueira Mine, Covilha, Castelo Branco District, Portugal, Europe

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Minerals on specimen

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