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Barite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Barite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Barite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 11358
Mineral:Barite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Plate of yellow fluorite completely covered with clean white barite crystals to 15 mm long. No damage. Fluoresces blue-white under ultraviolet illumination.
Overall Size:11x6x3 cm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Status: SOLD Buy similar at: Minerals from Midwest, USA > Barite & other Sulfate Minerals
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