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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

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: For reference only
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