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Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite over Galena from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 55772
Mineral:Fluorite over Galena
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Transparent cubic pale-purple fluorite crystals to 35 mm over lustrous gray-metallic cubic galena crystals to 18 mm. The surfaces of the fluorite crystals are composed of many smaller parallel cubic crystal faces. Fluoresces under UV illumination. Ex. Lawrence H. Conklin (1933-2016)
Overall Size:8x5x5 cm
Crystals:10-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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