• Fluorapatite
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  • Fluorapatite
  • Fluorapatite
  • Fluorapatite
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Fluorapatite

ID: CC3986

What can be said about the best Fluorapatite specimen to have come out of the Chywoon Quarry, Longdowns, Cornwall in a long long time. Excellent sharply formed crystals of Fluorapatite measuring to 0.9cm are scattered over the creamy Feldspar matrix. Fluorapatite crystals are colour zoned parallel to the pinacoid, with a near colourless central area and green terminations. The specimen comes with a brief handwritten account by David Green about the find. 

Details

Dimensions
10.9 × 8.0 × 3.7 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Chywoon Quarry, Longdowns, Mabe, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorapatite

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