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Witherite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Witherite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 21168
Mineral:Witherite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Large, rounded formations of many translucent witherite crystals in parallel orientation. Excellent surface luster and well defined crystals. Fluoresce bright white under UV illumination. Ex. Ken Hogan collection
Overall Size:7x6x4 cm
Crystals:2-5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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