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

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

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

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

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

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

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Barite with Fluorite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 50751
Mineral:Barite with Fluorite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Double-sided specimen of bladed translucent blue-to-white barite crystals to 25 mm with translucent brown cubic fluorite crystals to 22 mm. The barite crystals fluoresce and phosphoresce under UV Illumination. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #524, originally acquired in 1981
Overall Size:14x9x5 cm
Crystals:3-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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