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Fluorite on Quartz with Calcite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

 
Fluorite on Quartz with Calcite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Fluorite on Quartz with Calcite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Fluorite on Quartz with Calcite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Fluorite on Quartz with Calcite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 54182
Mineral:Fluorite on Quartz with Calcite
Locality:Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico
Description:Double-sided plate of cubic transparent blue fluorite crystals to 10 mm with brown calcite crystals to 2 mm on limonite-stained quartz crystals to 3 mm. This specimen was recently collected and was protected from exposure to sun and UV to prevent fading. Collected in January 2012
Overall Size:6.5x5.5x4 cm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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