• Fluorite with Quartz
  • Fluorite with Quartz
  • Fluorite with Quartz
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Fluorite with Quartz

$300.00   €271  £240.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13211
Burtree Pasture mine is perhaps one of the lesser known localities in Weardale, situated a little to the north of the village of Cowshill.  Originally a lead mine, it has also produced some very nice Fluorite specimens and this is a lovely example.  Partly translucent mauve-purple Fluorite cubes to 2.5 cm are preferentially coated with dense coverage of bright, lustrous micro-crystals of Quartz.  A terrific Fluorite and Quartz from Burtree Pasture mine.

Details

Dimensions
11.5 × 9.3 × 6.0 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Quartz and Agate, Silicates
Locality
Burtree Pasture Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Quartz

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