Apatite-(Caf), Muscovite
Miniature, 3.7 x 2.4 x 2.2 cm
Nagar (Nagir), Hunza Valley, Gilgit District, Northern Areas, Pakistan

A rare and very unusual specimen out of the collection of noted collector Gene Meieran. This is a large, complete, doubly-terminated colorless crystal of apatite, with a superb glassy luster, intergrown with a book of muscovite. The apatite has textbook hexagonal form.