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Strontianite on Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Strontianite on Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Strontianite on Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 34216
Mineral:Strontianite on Fluorite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Translucent purple fluorite crystals up to 4 cm with elongated bundles of gray strontianite crystals up to 3 cm. Note the triangular cleavage that leaved before the strontianite crystals that overlap it. One corned is chipped.
Overall Size:14x7x5 cm
Crystals:1-4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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