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Strontianite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Strontianite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Strontianite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Strontianite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Strontianite from Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 53629
Mineral:Strontianite
Locality:Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Rounded formation of scalenohedral strontianite crystals that fluoresces white under UV illumination. The strontianite crystals cover all surfaces of the specimen except the top and bottom where it was attached to surrounding rock.
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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