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Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 27529
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:old Blue Diggin Mine, Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Large cluster of purple fluorite crystals with scattered 1 mm calcite crystals along the edges of the fluorite crystals. The calcite crystals fluoresce dimly under UV illumination. The fluorite crystal are cubic and in parallel orientation. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:13x13x11 cm
Crystals:1-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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