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Mineral Specimen No. 75846:
Fluorite with Bitumen for sale from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois.

This mineral specimen Fluorite with Bitumen from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 75846:

Mineral Species: Fluorite with Bitumen.
Location of origin: Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois.
Description: Lustrous transparent yellow fluorite crystals with black bitumen (hydrocarbon) on the bottom. The fluorite crystals are cubic form with textured areas on the faces where it appears the fluorite form around bladed barite that later dissolved away. Though the crystals are clean and in good condition, a few show damage upon close inspection, but they are minor compared to the relative size of the specimen. Collected ca. 1985.
Overall size: 5x4.5x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 4-18 mm
Price: $55 (plus shipping).

Mineral Fluorite with Bitumen for sale from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Detail view of mineral Fluorite with Bitumen for sale from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Detail view of mineral Fluorite with Bitumen for sale from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Detail view of mineral Fluorite with Bitumen for sale from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Detail view of mineral Fluorite with Bitumen for sale from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

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