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Fluorite on Albite from Old Mine Plaza construction site, Mine Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 
Fluorite on Albite from Old Mine Plaza construction site, Mine Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

Fluorite on Albite from Old Mine Plaza construction site, Mine Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite on Albite from Old Mine Plaza construction site, Mine Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 29019
Mineral:Fluorite on Albite
Locality:Old Mine Plaza construction site, Mine Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Description:Octahedral crystals of greenish, transparent fluorite up to 6 mm on matrix covered with .6 mm white albite crystals. The fluorite is internally very clean and well crystallized. Fluoresces dimly under UV illumination. Rear is incomplete.
Overall Size:4x3x3 cm
Crystals:.4-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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