Eosphorite, Elbaite, Albite, Apatite-(Caoh)
Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Small Cabinet, 8.4 x 5.3 x 3.9 cm
An OLD-TIME and showy specimen of dark brown eosphorite crystals surrounded by carbonatian apatite-(OH) on cleavelandite matrix from the renowned pegmatites at Newry, Maine. A glassy, green elbaite crystal on the end, next to the eosphorites is a very nice accent. Ex. George Elling Collection, Ex. John Albanese.