• Fluorite With Siderite
  • Fluorite With Siderite
  • Fluorite With Siderite
  • Fluorite With Siderite
  • Fluorite With Siderite
  • Fluorite With Siderite
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Fluorite With Siderite

ID: CC4134

A fine aesthetic display of two major classically twinned crystals of Fluorite from the Allenheads Mine, Northumberland (George Farr collection). The twinned crystals of Fluorite measure to 3cm on edge, with a pleasing gemmy purple colour. Light tan coloured drusey crystals of Siderite preferentially coat the back of the Fluorite crystals. Many smaller crystals of Fluorite surround the two larger crystals on a matrix of tan coloured Siderite. The specimen has been repaired, but impossible to see with the eye, and in no way detracts from the specimens appearance.

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Dimensions
9.0 × 7.0 × 5.4 cm
Categories
Ex. George Farr Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Allenheads Mine (Beaumont Mine), East Allendale, Northumberland, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite

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