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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

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 19081
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Translucent yellow fluorite crystal with elongated, white calcite crystals grown on the surface. The fluorite is a corner of a cubic crystal and has areas with faint purple color. Purchased in 1976 from Ben Clements (with original letter). Ex. Ben Clement
Overall Size:8x6x5 cm
Crystals:4-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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