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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 12425
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Dark purple fluorite crystals up to 3 cm in a parallel formation. The crystal surfaces have an unusual black resinous coating that looks like fluorite until viewed with backlighting. Originally acquired in 1969. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #G789
Overall Size:10x8x4 cm
Crystals:1-3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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