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Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 75264
Mineral:Calcite with Fluorite
Locality:Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Large translucent golden-brown calcite crystals with remnants of purple fluorite on the top where a crystal intersected the calcite cluster. The calcite crystals have satin luster on the faces and are rhombic form with rounded secondary edge faces. Ex. Roy A. Smith (1935-2014) collection; collected ca. 1985
Overall Size:9x7x5 cm
Crystals:40-70 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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