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Fluorite on Quartz from Deer Trail Mine, Deer Trail Mountain-Alunite Ridge mining area, 8 km SSW of Marysvale, Piute County, Utah

 
Fluorite on Quartz from Deer Trail Mine, Deer Trail Mountain-Alunite Ridge mining area, 8 km SSW of Marysvale, Piute County, Utah

Fluorite on Quartz from Deer Trail Mine, Deer Trail Mountain-Alunite Ridge mining area, 8 km SSW of Marysvale, Piute County, Utah

Fluorite on Quartz from Deer Trail Mine, Deer Trail Mountain-Alunite Ridge mining area, 8 km SSW of Marysvale, Piute County, Utah

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite on Quartz from Deer Trail Mine, Deer Trail Mountain-Alunite Ridge mining area, 8 km SSW of Marysvale, Piute County, Utah

DESCRIPTION:No. 52171
Mineral:Fluorite on Quartz
Locality:Deer Trail Mine, Deer Trail Mountain-Alunite Ridge mining area, 8 km SSW of Marysvale, Piute County, Utah
Description:Rich cluster of transparent green fluorite crystals on etched white quartz. The fluorite crystals are cubo-octahedral form with surfaces composed of smaller parallel octahedral faces. The fluorite fluoresces violet under UV illumination. Ex. Lawrence H. Conklin (1933-2016)
Overall Size:16x8x5 cm
Crystals:5-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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