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Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite with Calcite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 48710
Mineral:Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Lustrous transparent cubic fluorite crystals to 45 mm with rounded rosettes to 12 mm diameter of translucent colorless calcite crystals that fluoresce under UV illumination. The fluorite crystals have yellow cores with purple outer zones.
Overall Size:12x7x6 cm
Crystals:1-45 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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