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Strontianite on Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Strontianite on Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Strontianite on Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 46325
Mineral:Strontianite on Fluorite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Slender, elongated scalenohedral colorless strontianite crystals to 6 mm long on translucent cubic purple fluorite crystals up to 12 mm across. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection
Overall Size:4.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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