- Taquaral, Itinga, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
- Thumbnail, 2.6 x 2.2 x 1.5 cm
Eosphorite is a rare phosphate and this is an outstanding complete-all-around ball of gemmy and lustrous, brown eosphorite blades. Very nearly pristine example from a famous locale for eosphorite - Taquaral, Minas Gerais. Specimens of this quality came out in the 1960s and 1970s. Ex. Dick Jones Collection.