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Fluorite with Calcite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Calcite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 37830
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Lustrous cubic purple fluorite crystals up to 20 mm in a flattened formation from a narrow vein, constricting growth to a 3 cm width. Scattered throughout are 2-4 mm scalenohedral colorless calcite crystals. Many surfaces have brown microcrystal coating.
Overall Size:12x7x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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