fluorescing SCAPOLITE with TREMOLITE - Combermere, Ontario, Canada
Pale-purple Scapolite crystals, green Tremolite crystals, and brown Muscovite mica.
Fluoresces in gentle shades of red and pale-white SW, pale-white LW.
ex Morris Museum
from Combermere area (Palmer Rapids area), Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada
Measures approximately 3.5 x 2.5 x 1.5 inch, 8.67 oz / 89 x 63 x 38 mm, 246g
this specimen is featured on mindat, minID: 7PQ-R2K
Price: 150.00 USD
Item # A0551214
To show the fluorescent response the specimen was illuminated using 6 watt 254nm (Short Wave) / 366nm (Long Wave) UVGL-58 lamp (you need a proper UV light source to observe the fluorescence, more powerful lamp = brighter response).