AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Spain > Calcite on Fluorite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Calcite on Fluorite from Moscona Mine, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain

 
Calcite on Fluorite from Moscona Mine, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite on Fluorite from Moscona Mine, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain

DESCRIPTION:No. 15085
Mineral:Calcite on Fluorite
Locality:Moscona Mine, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain
Description:Very aesthetic cluster of yellow crystals of cubic fluorite up to 9 mm with a single 12 mm colorless calcite crystal perched on the top edge and drusy quartz overgrowth. The fluorite crystals are coated with scattered .5 mm pyrite crystals. Ex. A. Fernandez collection
Overall Size:5.5x4x2 cm
Crystals:1-12mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Europe > Calcite Specimens

 

  Buy Calcite on Fluorite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Calcite Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;