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Fluorite and Halides

Fluorite

$300.00   €276  £230.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18076
Rogerley mine in Weardale, northern England, has become famous among collectors the world over since the Greenbanks and Sutcliffes began specimen mining in the early 1970's.  This is a splendid mid-emerald green Fluorite with cubic crystals to 3 cm across and occurring as singles rather than twins.  The crystals range from transparent to translucent and exhibit magnificent bright blue daylight fluorescence.  The Fluorite crystals sit on an iron-stained Quartz matrix, one edge of which has been sawn.  This allows the specimen to stand at a slightly raked-back angle, perfect for display.  A very good Rogerley Fluorite with sharp-edged and part-gemmy crystals.

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 8.1 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Rogerley Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Fluorite

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