David K. Joyce

Collinsite, Hydroxylapatite, Asphaltum

4.1x3.6x3.6 cm
Francois Lake
Omenica Mining Division
British Columbia, Canada

Collinsite, Hydroxylapatite, AsphaltumCollinsite, Hydroxylapatite, Asphaltum

Item number: 14865

A thick band of fibrous-platy brown collinsite dominates one side of this specimen while most of the rest of this specimen is banded, dark brown hydroxylapatite. There is also a layer of pitch-black asphaltum on the bottom of the specimen. Excellent specimen from the type locality for collinsite.