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Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

 
Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite from Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 77233
Mineral:Quartz and Pyrite over Fluorite
Locality:Samine Fluorite Mine, Djebel el Hammam, 44 km southwest of Meknes, Morocco
Description:Lustrous 21 mm transparent blue-green cubic fluorite crystal with overgrowth of lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 2 mm with iridescent metallic pyrite crystals. The green color of the fluorite is visible through the quartz crystals. The fluorite fluoresces violet under SW-LW UV illumination
Overall Size:23x22x22 mm
Crystals:micro to 21 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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