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Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

 
Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Strontianite on Calcite from Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 78181
Mineral:Strontianite on Calcite
Locality:Faylor-Winfield Quarry, 3 km WSW of Winfield, Union County, Pennsylvania
Description:Shallow cavity with translucent-to-transparent white strontianite crystals to 3 mm in stellate clusters to 10 mm on sparling transparent colorless calcite crystals to 1 mm. The strontianite crystals fluoresce white under LW-SW UV illumination. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:10.5x7x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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