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Mineral Specimen No. 77572:
Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent) for sale from near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas.

This mineral specimen Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent) from near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas 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. 77572:

Mineral Species: Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent).
Location of origin: near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas.
Description: Rhombic cleavage of pink-to-white calcite that fluoresces strongly under UV illumination, and continues to phosphoresce in the dark. The locality is actually in Burnet County, but Lampasas is the nearest town and is generally given as the locality. The calcite fluoresces pink under LW UV and blue under SW UV illumination.
Overall size: 6x3x1.8 cm.
Price: $28 (plus shipping).

Mineral Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent) for sale from near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas

Detail view of mineral Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent) for sale from near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas

Photographs Above: daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination with 254 nm shortwave (SW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Shortwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent) for sale from near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas

Photograph Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Calcite (fluorescent and phosphorescent) for sale from near Lampasas, Burnet County, Texas

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