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Fluorite on Muscovite from Nagar, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

 
Fluorite on Muscovite from Nagar, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Fluorite on Muscovite from Nagar, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite on Muscovite from Nagar, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 40136
Mineral:Fluorite on Muscovite
Locality:Nagar, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
Description:Transparent crystal of pale-green fluorite 22 mm across on matrix of platy muscovite mica crystals up to 12 mm. The fluorite crystal has textured cubic faces with dodecahedral edge faces and a center zone fluoresces under UV illumination.
Overall Size:9.5x5x5 cm
Crystals:5-22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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