Apatite-(Caf), Quartz
Cornwall, England, UK
Cabinet, 9.6 x 6.5 x 4.8 cm
Nestled in a vug with many colorless quartz crystals are a few, gemmy, light purple crystals, of fluorapatite to 4 mm across. A reference piece for the locality, if not a stunning display specimen per se. From the collection of James E. Moresby White. Ex. Carnegie Museum Collection.