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Fluorite on Calcite from Old County Road, Thomaston, Maine

 
Fluorite on Calcite from Old County Road, Thomaston, Maine

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite on Calcite from Old County Road, Thomaston, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 16299
Mineral:Fluorite on Calcite
Locality:Old County Road, Thomaston, Maine
Description:Translucent blue-purple fluorite crystals (octahedral) up to 1 mm over calcite crystals. The fluorite has an excellent color and luster. The calcite fluoresces under UV illumination. Unusual locality.
Overall Size:3x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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