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Fluorite

ID: CC2839

A brilliant amber coloured Fluorite from the Freiberg mining area in Germany. The Fluorite specimen is a classic intergrown aggregate of cubic crystals, measuring to over 1.1cm on edge. The Fluorite crystals are very lustrous with a gemmy amber colour. Light yellow phantom fluorite crystals can be seen through the transparent Fluorite. The specimen is partly covered on the back edge by a druse of creamy Calcite, which is in-turn sparsely scattered with micro-crystals of Chalcopyrite. The Chalcopyrite also forms on the Fluorite as just a few micro-crystals. An excellent Fluorite from this old mining area.

Details

Dimensions
10.7 × 7.4 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Freiberg, Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite

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