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Fluorite from west of Fourmile Creek, north of Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado

 
Fluorite from west of Fourmile Creek, north of Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite from west of Fourmile Creek, north of Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 48616
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:west of Fourmile Creek, north of Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado
Description:Double-sided botryoidal gray-purple fluorite over a central plate that is visible on the fresh surfaces on the bottom. The fluorite is translucent purple with a gray outer layer that some dealers remove by sandblasting. Fluorescent in UV. From a one-time find in the early 1980s by Don Knowles
Overall Size:26x19x16 mm
Crystals:4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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