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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

DESCRIPTION:No. 39256
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Transparent purple fluorite crystals with minor colorless calcite on the front face. The fluorite crystals are flattened cubic habit with a microscopic surface texture giving a silky look. One edge and corner are chipped.
Overall Size:6x5x2 cm
Crystals:7-32 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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