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Fluorite on Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno District, Ancash Department, Peru

 
Fluorite on Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno District, Ancash Department, Peru

Fluorite on Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno District, Ancash Department, Peru

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite on Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno District, Ancash Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 24720
Mineral:Fluorite on Quartz
Locality:Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno District, Ancash Department, Peru
Description:Elongated crystals of colorless quartz up to 4 cm long with blue-green fluorite crystals up to 5 mm nestled between the quartz crystals. A few quartz crystals are incomplete. The fluorite fluoresces under UV illumination. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #BL829
Overall Size:11x8x5 cm
Crystals:4-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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