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Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

 
Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

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Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions from Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain

DESCRIPTION:No. 72759
Mineral:Fluorite (color zoned crystals) with Pyrite inclusions
Locality:Mina Emilio, Loroņe, Caravia District, Asturias, Spain
Description:Lustrous transparent cubic (with dodecahedral edge faces) color zoned fluorite crystals to 23 mm with microscopic yellow-metallic pyrite inclusions. The fluorite crystals have colorless outer zones, purple phantom-growth zones over pale-gray core zones. Collected ca. 1990. Fluoresces dull violet under 365 nm LW UV illumination
Overall Size:8.5x6.5x4.5 cm
Crystals:8-19 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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