AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Illinois > Fluorite with Calcite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Fluorite with Calcite from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Calcite from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 48095
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Cubic crystal 65 mm across of transparent blue fluorite with impressions in the crystal faces from a bladed mineral, possibly barite, that since dissolved away. Elongated scalenohedral white calcite crystals to 10 mm are overgrown in one area.
Overall Size:6.5x6x5.5 cm
Crystals:3-65 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Midwest, USA > Halide Minerals

 

  Buy Fluorite with Calcite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Halide Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;