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Celestine with Calcite from Clay Center, Ottawa County, Ohio

 
Celestine with Calcite from Clay Center, Ottawa County, Ohio

Celestine with Calcite from Clay Center, Ottawa County, Ohio

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Celestine with Calcite from Clay Center, Ottawa County, Ohio

DESCRIPTION:No. 20863
Mineral:Celestine with Calcite
Locality:Clay Center, Ottawa County, Ohio
Description:Dense cluster of bluish celestine (celestite) crystals up to 4 cm long. Scattered deep in the cluster are golden calcite crystals. Areas of the cluster fluoresce under UV illumination, indicating partial alteration to strontianite. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:9x6x4 cm
Crystals:5-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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