• Fluorite with Galena and Hydrocerussite
  • Fluorite with Galena and Hydrocerussite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Fluorite with Galena and Hydrocerussite

$350.00   €326  £280.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC21980
An interesting miniature of deep blackberry purple Fluorite with crude octahedral and cuboctahedral Galena crystals coated with white Hydrocerussite, from the Hailstorm Pocket in Lady Annabella mine, Eastgate, Weardale, County Durham, England.  The largest Fluorite measures to 1.6 cm and forms an interpenetrant twin.  This crystal is quite gemmy with purple and green zoning.  It has good daylight fluorescence and under LWUV the Fluorite fluoresces bright creamy lavender white.

Details

Dimensions
4.4 × 5.0 × 3.5 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Fluorite and Halides, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Hailstorm Pocket, Lady Annabella Mine, Eastgate, Weardale, Co. Durham, England, UK, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Galena, Hydrocerussite

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