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Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

 
Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Harmotome with Calcite from Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

DESCRIPTION:No. 72830
Mineral:Harmotome with Calcite
Locality:Bellsgrove Mine, Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland
Description:Lustrous translucent white harmotome crystals to 11 mm over lustrous translucent golden-brown calcite crystals to 4 mm on one face of a calcite vein. The calcite fluoresces white to orange under SW UV illumination. Ex. W. B. Thompson collection; ex. M. W. Gilbert of Pasadena, California
Overall Size:7.5x5.5x5 cm
Crystals:micro to 11 mm
Status: For reference only
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