• Fluorite on Quartz
  • Fluorite on Quartz
  • Fluorite on Quartz
  • Fluorite on Quartz
  • Fluorite on Quartz
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Fluorite on Quartz

ID: CC5313

A fine Cornish Fluorite from the 260 Fathom Level, South Crofty Mine, Illogan. A sharply formed stepped habit cubic Fluorite crystal measuring to 1.8cm overall. displaying a yellow phantom enclosed by translucent pastel sea blue-green Fluorite. The crystal of Fluorite sits atop a druse of white Quartz, over a banded Hematite-Fluorite-Quartz matrix. A neat specimen from Cornwall's last working mine probably collected in the late 1980s (mine closed 1998).

Details

Dimensions
6.8 × 4.7 × 4.7 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
South Crofty Mine, Pool, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite

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