7 x 3.5 x 2 inches
840 grams or 1.85 pounds
Highly representative for the species and locale! A seven-inch expanse of cream colored orthoclase feldspar provides a contrasting background for many lustrous green crystals of fluorapatite (commonly referred to as simply apatite). The Sapo Mine in Minas Gerais, Brazil is equally known for its sharp crystals of apatite and multicolor gem tourmaline. This is a textbook example of Sapo mine apatite in its natural matrix, showcasing excellent luster for the mineral.