• Fluorite
  • Fluorite
  • Fluorite


$500.00   €417  £360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14478
This small miniature of intermeshed gemmy Fluorite crystals is from the West Pasture mine, close to the town of Stanhope in Weardale, County Durham.  This mine is famous for its distinctive apple-green Fluorite.  This specimen does indeed represent this delightful colour, but also has the bonus of random light lime-green zones within the remarkably transparent crystals.  The Fluorite group covers a matrix core of mixed creamy limestone and rusty-orange iron-rich altered limestone.  A splendid miniature example of well crystallised Fluorite from West Pasture mine with cubic crystals of up to 1.2 cm on edge.


4.0 × 4.9 × 2.8 cm
Fluorite and Halides
West Pasture Mine, Stanhope, Weardale, Co. Durham, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

Related Mineral Specimens

 Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale, North Pennines, Co. Durham, England
This bed of exceptionally transparent and gemmy pale mauve-clove Fluorite crystals is from the...
 Horni Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Bohemia, Czech Republic, Europe
This ex-matrix, opaque deep purple Fluorite crystal is a good example from HornĂ­ Slavkov in the...
Fluorite and Sterling Silver stud earrings and pendant set
 Diana Maria Mine, Frosterley, Weardale, Co. Durham, England, Europe
A sophisticated set of pendant and earrings with oval cut light green Fluorites.  The Fluorite...
 Riemvasmaak, Kakamas, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
A stunning epitaxial cluster of light emerald-green octahedral Fluorite crystals from Riemvasmaak in...