• Apatite on Orthoclase
  • Apatite on Orthoclase
  • Apatite on Orthoclase
  • Apatite on Orthoclase

Apatite on Orthoclase

ID: CC73
A well formed, prismatic crystal of Orthoclase feldspar, coated in sparkling yellow Gilbertite Mica, and liberally scattered with small gemmy crystals of blue Apatite to 1mm, preferentially coating one face, with a large gemmy lustrous Apatite crystal to almost 1cm in length perched on another face. Very aesthetic piece.


5.0 × 3.0 × 3.0 cm
Chywoon Quarry, Longdowns, Mabe, Cornwall, England, Europe

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