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Fluorite with Quartz from Frazer's Hush Mine, Rookhope, Weardale, County Durham, England

 
Fluorite with Quartz from Frazer's Hush Mine, Rookhope, Weardale, County Durham, England

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite with Quartz from Frazer's Hush Mine, Rookhope, Weardale, County Durham, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 12850
Mineral:Fluorite with Quartz
Locality:Frazer's Hush Mine, Rookhope, Weardale, County Durham, England
Description:Large plate of cubic purple fluorite crystals up to 6 cm with scattered white quartz crystals up to 12 mm overgrown on selected faces of the fluorite. The back side is crystallized fluorite. The fluorite fluoresces violet under UV illumination. Ex. Roland Thomas collection
Overall Size:15x12x6 cm
Crystals:5-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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