|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Illinois > Witherite|
|Locality:||Minerva #1 Mine, Bethel Level, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois|
|Description:||Transparent-to-translucent beige-gray witherite crystals that fluoresces bright white under SW UV. The witherite crystals are pseudo-hexagonal form with a second generation of witherite on the outer prism faces that caused raised termination edges. Ex. Roy A. Smith (1935-2014) collection; originally acquired in December 1978; collected by Pearly Goolsby in the 1960s|
|Overall Size:||7.5x6x4.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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