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Mineral Specimen No. 73188:
Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham, England.

This mineral specimen of Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham, 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. 73188:

Minerals Species: Fluorite with minor Calcite.
Location of mineral deposit: Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham, England.
Description: Lustrous bi-colored transparent cubic fluorite crystals to 11 mm with scattered transparent tan calcite crystals to 0.5 mm in crevices between the fluorite crystals. The fluorite crystals have yellow core zones with banded translucent gray outer zones. Most of the crystals are complete and undamaged, but a few around the periphery are incomplete. Collected ca. 1980.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 12.5x6x5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.1-11.0 mm
Price: $750 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

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Mineral Specimens: Fluorite with minor Calcite from Firestone Level, Skears Mine, Middleton-in-Teesdale,  County Durham, England

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