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Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine with Calcite from Lime City Quarry, Wood County, Ohio

 
Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine with Calcite from Lime City Quarry, Wood County, Ohio

Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine with Calcite from Lime City Quarry, Wood County, Ohio

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine with Calcite from Lime City Quarry, Wood County, Ohio

DESCRIPTION:No. 48347
Mineral:Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine with Calcite
Locality:Lime City Quarry, Wood County, Ohio
Description:Large white strontianite pseudomorphs after hexagonal celestine (celestite) crystals to 29 mm with scalenohedral translucent yellow calcite crystals to 4 mm on gray limestone. The strontianite fluoresces and phosphoresces white under UV illumination.
Overall Size:9x8x5 cm
Crystals:1-29 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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