• Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite var. Francolite with Quartz
  • Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite var. Francolite with Quartz
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite var. Francolite with Quartz

$350.00   €325  £270.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC21574
This extremely rich small cabinet specimen of Francolite, the carbonate-rich variety of Fluorapatite, is from Levant mine near to St Just in Cornwall, England. A massive Quartz matrix coated with dark olive-green chlorite is overgrown by an almost continuous layer of 2 to 3 mm, clove to toffee brown Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite with a bright glassy lustre, producing a sparkling surface. This is a fine example of the species from Levant.

Details

Dimensions
8.6 × 5.2 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Latest Additions, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Levant Mine, Trewellard, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Quartz

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