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Mineral Specimen No. 69825:
Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England.

This mineral specimen of Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, 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. 69825:

Minerals Species: Fluorite over Galena.
Location of mineral deposit: Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England.
Description: Lustrous rectangular-cubic fluorite crystals over corroded gray-metallic galena. The fluorite crystals are transparent yellow, with cloudy white inclusions in the centers, and fluoresce moderately violet-blue under SW UV illumination. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 9.5x5x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 4-18 mm
Price: $85 (plus shipping).

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Mineral Specimens: Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Fluorite over Galena from Hilton Mine, Scordale, 4 km NE of Hilton, Cumbria, England

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