• Fluorite with Siderite
  • Fluorite with Siderite
  • Fluorite with Siderite
  • Fluorite with Siderite
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Fluorite with Siderite

$450.00   €393  £350.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC11003

A pleasing specimen of intergrown subtle gemmy green cubic crystals of Fluorite from the Boltsburn West Mine, Rookhope, Weardale, Cumbria. Crystals of Fluorite measure to 1.2cm with chocolate coloured saddle crystal habit Siderite. The Siderite having formed while the Fluorite was still growing within the vein system-replacement flats. A neat specimen from the mine, with intense neon purple fluorescence under longwave UV.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 6.0 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Boltsburn West Mine, Rookhope, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen