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Harmotome on Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

 
Harmotome on Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome on Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome on Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Harmotome on Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

DESCRIPTION:No. 34255
Mineral:Harmotome on Calcite
Locality:Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland
Description:Many lustrous white harmotome crystals covering top and side on banded calcite matrix (fluoresces under UV illumination). The harmotome crystals are bright white, partially translucent, with glassy crystal faces. A few crystals are incomplete.
Overall Size:12x10x7 cm
Crystals:4-10 mm
Status: For reference only
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