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Celestine with Calcite and Quartz from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

 
Celestine with Calcite and Quartz from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

Celestine with Calcite and Quartz from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Celestine with Calcite and Quartz from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:No. 36828
Mineral:Celestine with Calcite and Quartz
Locality:Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan
Description:Parallel cluster of translucent blue-gray celestine (celestite) crystals up to 50 mm long with scalenohedral transparent yellow calcite crystals up to 15 mm and colorless quartz crystals. The calcite fluoresces under UV illumination.
Overall Size:6x5x3x cm
Crystals:1-50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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