• Fluorite with Quartz
  • Fluorite with Quartz
  • Fluorite with Quartz
  • Fluorite with Quartz
  • Fluorite with Quartz
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Fluorite with Quartz

$3,500.00   €3,156  £2,660.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8144
A superb Fluorite and Quartz combination from the famous Erzgebirge mining district in Saxony, Germany.  A pair of joined, translucent greyish milky Quartz crystals to 7 cm long are capped with an almost complete octahedral crystal of deep purple Fluorite, composed of small Fluorite cubes in stepped growth. This crystal measures 1.8 cm on edge and the lower half of the octahedron is cruder in its geometry due to the larger size of the individual Fluorite cubes. Six similar, but much smaller, Fluorite octahedral crystals are attached to the Quartz crystal’s prism faces.  An excellent old-time specimen of Fluorite on Quartz from this most classic of German localities.

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 4.5 × 3.9 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Quartz

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