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Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 16116
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Cubic crystals of translucent fluorite up to 25 mm with partial overgrowth of thin, scalenohedral calcite crystals up to 3 mm. The fluorite is yellow, with purple outer zone. Acquired in 1960 from Ben Clements. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #R9
Overall Size:11x10x7 cm
Crystals:1-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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