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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. 15095
Mineral:Calcite on Fluorite
Locality:Moscona Mine, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain
Description:Sparkling cluster of yellow crystals of cubic fluorite up to 4 mm with several colorless calcite crystals up to 14 mm perched on the top edge. The fluorite crystals are very sparkly - lustrous and transparent. Fluoresces white under UV illumination. Ex. A. Fernandez collection
Overall Size:5x5x4 cm
Crystals:2-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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