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Fluorite on Quartz from Judith Lynn Claim, Grant County, New Mexico

 
Fluorite on Quartz from Judith Lynn Claim, Grant County, New Mexico

Fluorite on Quartz from Judith Lynn Claim, Grant County, New Mexico

Fluorite on Quartz from Judith Lynn Claim, Grant County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 43623
Mineral:Fluorite on Quartz
Locality:Judith Lynn Claim, Grant County, New Mexico
Description:Translucent purple octahedral fluorite crystals that were etched from solid white quartz matrix. The fluorite crystals have convex crystal faces with internal color zoning and they grew over an earlier generation of translucent green fluorite.
Overall Size:5.5x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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