AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Illinois > Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions from Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 51467
Mineral:Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions
Locality:Annabel Lee Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Bi-colored cubic fluorite crystals with lustrous crystal faces composed of many smaller parallel crystal faces. The fluorite has transparent-to-translucent yellow core with thin transparent blue-purple outer zones with chalcopyrite micro inclusions. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:8.5x7x5 cm
Crystals:micro to 56 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Midwest, USA > Halide Minerals

 

  Buy Fluorite with Chalcopyrite inclusions at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Halide Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;