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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 51478
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Minerva #1 Mine, Rosiclare Level, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Bi-colored cubic fluorite crystals that have etched dissolution patterns around the bases and sides where the fluorite partially dissolved along the crystallization layers. The fluorite is translucent yellow with lustrous transparent purple outer layers. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:8x7x5 cm
Crystals:1-4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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