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Barite on Fluorite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Barite on Fluorite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Mineral:Barite on Fluorite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Cubic crystals of dark purple fluorite up to 3 cm coated with yellowish, bladed barite crystals up to 4 mm. Under magnification the barite is observed to be thin, rhombic crystal and are transparent, with yellow center zones.
Overall Size:7x6x4 cm
Crystals:2-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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