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Mineral Specimen No. 61269:
Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England.

This mineral specimen of Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 61269:

Minerals Species: Fluorite with minor Siderite.
Location of mineral deposit: (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England.
Description: Large plate of lustrous cubic purple-gray fluorite crystals with minor brown siderite microcrystals in the crevices. The fluorite crystals fluoresce violet under SW UV illumination. No exact mine name is given, but this probably came from Alston Moor. The crystal edges show minor chipping and wear. Ex. Bob Metzger collection.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 12x12x4 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 5-20 mm
Price: $400 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Siderite from (Alston Moor District), Cumbria, England

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