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Celestine

$500.00   €422  £380.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17046
An excellent and aesthetic, well crystallised Celestine (strontium sulphate) from Yate quarry at Yate in South Gloucestershire, England; Yate is a little to the NE of Bristol.  Thick transparent and translucent colourless tabular crystals of Celestine to 3.5 cm high by 4.5 x 1.0 cm, with a bright glassy lustre, cover a matrix of granular opaque white Celestine. The Celestine emits a weak, dull mustard-yellow fluorescence in LWUV.  A terrific example of Celestine from this classic British locality.

Details

Dimensions
9.8 × 8.0 × 6.9 cm
Categories
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Yate Quarry, Yate, South Gloucestershire, England, UK

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Celestine

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