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Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

 
Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite over Quartz from Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 71016
Mineral:Fluorite over Quartz
Locality:Hardy Mine, Oatman District, Mohave County, Arizona
Description:Pale-green translucent cubic fluorite crystals to 8 mm over an earlier generation of colorless quartz crystals to 6 mm. The surfaces of the fluorite crystals have a waxy luster caused by microscopic crystallization patterns. Collected ca. 1982. Fluoresces violet under 365 nm LW UV illumination
Overall Size:3.2x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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