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Fluorite, Barite, Bitumen from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite, Barite, Bitumen from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite, Barite, Bitumen from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 39311
Mineral:Fluorite, Barite, Bitumen
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:The remnants of a 45 mm cubic yellow fluorite crystal that was dissolved on the rear and sides leaving only one edge intact. Then the rear was coated with colorless barite microcrystals. Black bitumen is in crevices throughout the specimen. A floater.
Overall Size:4.5x2x2 cm
Crystals:micro to 45 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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