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Fluorite with Sphalerite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Sphalerite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Sphalerite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 44072
Mineral:Fluorite with Sphalerite
Locality:Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Transparent blue cubic fluorite partial crystal with patches of small brown sphalerite microcrystals on one face. Blue fluorite is hard to find and highly sought-after by collectors. The Denton Mine closed forever in 1993.
Overall Size:8.5x5.5x4 cm
Crystals:micro to 85 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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