• Fluorite Included By Chalcopyrite
  • Fluorite Included By Chalcopyrite
  • Fluorite Included By Chalcopyrite
  • Fluorite Included By Chalcopyrite
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Fluorite Included By Chalcopyrite

$3,000.00   €2,693  £2,400.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4352

Classic Derbyshire specimen of Fluorite from the Ladywash Mine, Eyam. An elongated dome of inter grown Fluorite crystals measuring to 1.4cm on edge forms an aesthetic specimens. Lustrous crystals of Fluorite are colourless gemmy with sparkling metallic yellow inclusions of micro-crystals of Chalcopyrite, exposed crystals are an iridescent blue. The underside of the specimen has a central core of white Calcite surrounded by black Sphalerite. A great specimen from the mine worked from 1936-79.

Details

Dimensions
8.6 × 6.4 × 4.7 cm
Categories
Ex. George Farr Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Ladywash Mine, Eyam, Derbyshire, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite

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