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Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

 
Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz from Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 61025
Mineral:Fluorite and Chalcopyrite over Quartz
Locality:Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, County Durham, England
Description:Hemispherical knob of lustrous translucent colorless quartz crystals that were coated by lustrous transparent purple fluorite crystals to 10 mm, then smaller transparent gray fluorite crystals to 4 mm grew on top with 1 mm metallic chalcopyrite crystals.
Overall Size:9x9x7 cm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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