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Fluorite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

 
Fluorite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Fluorite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 50160
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico
Description:Transparent blue cubic fluorite crystals covering front and top of quartz matrix. The fluorite crystals have waxy luster on the faces with unusual crystallization patterns on some crystals. The blue color is strong and has not faded (avoid sunlight).
Overall Size:9x7x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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