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Fluorite

$250.00   €228  £200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13770
A group of semi-transparent lilac Fluorite cubic crystals sit on a bed of sparkling, snow-white Quartz crystals encrusting a tan Dolomitic matrix.  From Blackdene mine, close to the village of Ireshopeburn in Weardale, County Durham, the Fluorite crystals are typically 5 to 7 mm on edge and form as single and interpenetrant twins. The colour contrast between the Fluorite and white Quartz, along with the bright lustre of both species, makes a most attractive large miniature.

Details

Dimensions
7.3 × 5.2 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Fluorite

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