Apatite with Calcite, Slyudyanka, Lake Baikal, Irkutskaya, Prebaikalia, Russia, Collected c. 1992, Kalaskie Collection #827, Small Cabinet 5.0 x 6.5 x 7.0 cm, $450. Online 11/7.
Rich blueish/green, high luster, prismatic apatite crystals, to 6.5 cm, in orange calcite matrix. There are a number of these on the market from old collections and field collecting but few that have this intense color and composition. In excellent condition. Collected circa 1992. Betty Kalaskie Collection #827.