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Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 50124
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Glassy partial cubic crystal of bi-colored fluorite with yellow core and blue-purple outer zones. The fluorite has internal inclusions of metallic pyrite and hydrocarbon. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection, originally acquired from Ron L. Sohn (Dayton Ohio)
Overall Size:9x6x6 cm
Crystals:80 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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