|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Mexico > Fluorite|
|Locality:||Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico|
|Description:||Large transparent-to-translucent blue fluorite crystal with purple internal zones. The fluorite crystal has crystallized pitting on the faces where another mineral dissolved away. One corner has a triangular cleavage face. The fluorite fluoresces violet under LW UV illumination. Collected ca. 1980|
|Overall Size:||3.4x3.4x3.4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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