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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 48101
Mineral:Fluorite and Calcite on Sphalerite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Transparent pale-blue cubic fluorite crystals to 16 mm and colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 14 mm on translucent brown sphalerite crystals to 12 mm. One calcite crystal has a cleaved tip and the fluorite crystal on the left edge is cleaved.
Overall Size:7x5x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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