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Quartz pseudomorph after Fluorite from Wheal Trehwene, Menheniot, Cornwall, England

 
Quartz pseudomorph after Fluorite from Wheal Trehwene, Menheniot, Cornwall, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 16025
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorph after Fluorite
Locality:Wheal Trehwene, Menheniot, Cornwall, England
Description:Old specimen of pale brown quartz pseudomorphs after octahedral fluorite crystals up to 2 cm on edge. The specimen is solid quartz, not just an encrustation. The brown color may be a surface coating that can be cleaned off. Ex. J. Cilen collection #4985
Overall Size:9x7x4 cm
Crystals:1-2 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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