• Calcite on Fluorite
  • Calcite on Fluorite
  • Calcite on Fluorite
Calcite

Calcite on Fluorite

$400.00   €333  £300.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14132
Highly distorted rhombohedral milky-white Calcite crystals form flattened pseudohexagonal crystals with Mercedes-type triangular patterns, almost completely covering a pale purple core of crystallised Fluorite.  From the famous Blackdene mine at Ireshopeburn in Weardale, County Durham, England, under LWUV the Calcite is a uniform salmon-orange with odd patches of blue-white fluorescence where the Fluorite is exposed. A very good Calcite with associated Fluorite from Blackdene mine.

Details

Dimensions
10.2 × 7.1 × 6.8 cm
Categories
Calcite, Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Fluorite

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