• Fluorite on Quartz
  • Fluorite on Quartz
  • Fluorite on Quartz
Fluorite and Halides

Fluorite on Quartz

$650.00   €592  £530.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19627

A great little cluster of opaque, dark blackberry-purple Fluorite crystals highlighted by translucent patches of intense lilac, especially in transmitted light.  This lovey specimen is from the Cínovec ore deposit in the Krusné Hory (Ore) mountains which span Saxony and the Ústí Region in Germany and the Czech Republic.  The cubic crystals typically measure about 1 to 1.2 cm on edge with bright lustrous faces and a crocodile-skin growth pattern, highlighted by differences in translucency.  The Fluorite is attached to a little milky Quartz matrix over which are some tiny, terminated quartz crystals.

Details

Dimensions
3.8 × 3.3 × 2.3 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Cínovec / Zinnwald, Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts, Saxony & Ústí Region , Germany & Czech Republic

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Quartz

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