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Fluorite from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

 
Fluorite from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

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Fluorite from Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 11538
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Heights Mine, Westgate, Weardale District, County Durham, England
Description:Transparent colorless cubic crystals of fluorite to 1 cm on plate of matrix. Most of the fluorite crystals are penetrant twins. Internally a pale purple zone is visible. Uncommon color for fluorite from this mine.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:5-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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