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Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

 
Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite from Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 77266
Mineral:Fluorite interpenetrant-twinned crystals with Aragonite
Locality:Diana Maria Mine, Queen of Green Pocket, Frosterley, County Durham, England
Description:Lustrous transparent deep-green fluorite crystals to 9 mm surrounded by contrasting translucent white aragonite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 6 mm diameter. The fluorite crystals are interpenetrant-twinned and fluoresce violet under UV. Collected in 2018
Overall Size:8x5x4 cm
Crystals:2-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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