|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Illinois > Celestine|
|Locality:||Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois|
|Description:||Lustrous pale-blue celestine (celestite) crystals in tapered aggregates of sub-parallel elongated crystals mounted on an acrylic display stand. Celestine was an uncommon mineral in the Illinois fluorite mines and highly sought by local collectors. Ex. Roy A. Smith (1935-2014) collection|
|Overall Size:||7.5x6.5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Midwest, USA > Celestine Specimens|
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