• Fluorite With Bismuthinite Inclusions
  • Fluorite With Bismuthinite Inclusions
  • Fluorite With Bismuthinite Inclusions
  • Fluorite With Bismuthinite Inclusions
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Fluorite With Bismuthinite Inclusions

ID: CC5426

An uncommon specimen from East Pool Mine, Illogan of Fluorite with Bismuthinite inclusions (more usually associated with specimens from South Crofty Mine). Hair-like metallic dark grey crystals of Bismuthinite are seen suspended within the Fluorite crystal. The cubic modified and stepped habit Fluorite is a gemmy pastel shade of sea green, with colourless areas. Prismatic crystals of creamy intergrown Quartz occupies much of one area of the specimen, associated with green Chlorite and micro-crystallized brown Cassiterite. A seldom seen specimen from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
4.5 × 4.0 × 3.7 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection
Locality
East Pool Mine, Pool, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite

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