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Fluorite from Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut

 
Fluorite from Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Fluorite from Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut

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Fluorite from Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 6617
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Description:Transparent fluorite with small cluster of 1 mm pyrite crystals. The fluorite is color zoned internally from blue-gray to purple in the center (fluorescence is zoned too). The surfaces are composed of small parallel cubic faces. Collected by Robert Sahno in 1981
Overall Size:37x25x22 mm
Crystals:1-2 mm faces
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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