• FLUORITE on DOLOMITE
  • FLUORITE on DOLOMITE
  • FLUORITE on DOLOMITE
  • FLUORITE on DOLOMITE
Fluorite and Halides

FLUORITE on DOLOMITE

$500.00   €423  £360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8169
Transparent, pale sky-blue cubic crystals of Fluorite to 1 cm on edge sit on a thin bed of creamy-white Dolomite from the Ullcoats mine near the town of Egremont in west Cumbria.  The Ullcoats-Beckermet-Florence ore body is now world famous for its blue Fluorite and this a good example collected during the 1950’s.  The cubic crystals measure up to 1 cm on edge and are translucent with small gemmy zones.  A most attractive small miniature.

Details

Dimensions
4.3 × 3.7 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Classic Minerals, Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Ullcoates Mine, Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dolomite, Fluorite

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