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Calcite on Fluorite from Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Calcite on Fluorite from Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite on Fluorite from Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite on Fluorite from Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite on Fluorite from Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 48082
Mineral:Calcite on Fluorite
Locality:Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Large cluster of translucent purple cubic fluorite crystals to 55 mm across with select faces overgrown with lustrous colorless calcite crystals to 10 mm. The rear of the specimen is completely coated with calcite crystals. Ex. R. Lillie in June 1990
Overall Size:20x13x12 cm
Crystals:5-55 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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