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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

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite from Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 6618
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Thomaston Dam Railroad Cut, Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Description:Zoned formation of fluorite with surface covered with 1 mm, parallel faces. Color varies from steely-blue to purple. One zone fluoresces bright violet under UV illumination. Collected by Robert Sahno in 1981
Overall Size:4x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:1 mm faces on surface
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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