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Mineral Specimen No. 70001:
Calcite from Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida.

This mineral specimen of Calcite from Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida 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. 70001:

Minerals Species: Calcite.
Location of mineral deposit: Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida.
Description: Lustrous transparent golden-yellow calcite crystals with remnants on the bottom of a fossilized clam. The calcite crystals are scalenohedral form and fluoresce white under SW UV illumination and phosphoresce after illumination is extinguished. Most crystals are complete and undamaged, but a few crystals are incomplete.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4x3x2.8 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 5-15 mm
Price: $28 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Calcite from Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida

Mineral Specimens: Calcite from Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida

Mineral Specimens: Calcite from Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Calcite from Ruck's Pit Quarry, Fort Drum, Okeechobee County, Florida

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