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Barite on Fluorite from Crystal #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Barite on Fluorite from Crystal #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 22447
Mineral:Barite on Fluorite
Locality:Crystal #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Large cluster of bladed barite crystals completely covering purple fluorite matrix. The barite crystals are clean, lustrous and have bluish zones. Fully crystallized on all sides. Acquired from Scott Williams in 1956. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #R331
Overall Size:10x9x7 cm
Crystals:1-2 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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