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Mineral Specimen No. 61119:
Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England.

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 61119:

Minerals Species: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena.
Location of mineral deposit: Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England.
Description: Large cluster of lustrous interpenetrant-twinned transparent green cubic fluorite crystals to 11 mm with rounded gray-metallic cubo-octahedral galena crystals to 18 mm. The fluorite crystals fluoresce bright violet under SW UV illumination. The crystals grew in a constricted cavity preventing complete crystal development. Most visible crystals are complete and undamaged.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 11x8x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 3-18 mm
Price: $325 (plus shipping).

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Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Fluorite (interpenetrant-twinned crystals) plus Galena from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

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