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Fluorite and Quartz from West Pastures Mine, Allison's Pocket, Flatt Drift, Weardale, County Durham, England

 
Fluorite and Quartz from West Pastures Mine, Allison's Pocket, Flatt Drift, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Quartz from West Pastures Mine, Allison's Pocket, Flatt Drift, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Quartz from West Pastures Mine, Allison's Pocket, Flatt Drift, Weardale, County Durham, England

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite and Quartz from West Pastures Mine, Allison's Pocket, Flatt Drift, Weardale, County Durham, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 54425
Mineral:Fluorite and Quartz
Locality:West Pastures Mine, Allison's Pocket, Flatt Drift, Weardale, County Durham, England
Description:Transparent green cubic fluorite crystals to 8 mm with silky surface luster on gray matrix with lustrous white quartz crystals to 2 mm coating and in between the fluorite crystals. The fluorite crystals fluoresce violet under UV illumination. Collected by John and Robert Lawson in July 2011
Overall Size:9x5x4 cm
Crystals:0.5-8.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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