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Fluorite, Sphalerite, Galena and Quartz from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite, Sphalerite, Galena and Quartz from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite, Sphalerite, Galena and Quartz from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite, Sphalerite, Galena and Quartz from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 15332
Mineral:Fluorite, Sphalerite, Galena and Quartz
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Core of colorless quartz crystals up to 2 mm overgrown with dark purple fluorite crystals up to 12 mm. Scattered druzy quartz coats the fluorite. Minor galena and sphalerite on back side. Fully crystallized front and back. Originally acquired in 1962. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #B97
Overall Size:7x6x4 cm
Crystals:1-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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