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Fluorite from Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar

 
Fluorite from Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar

Fluorite from Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar

Fluorite from Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite from Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite from Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar

DESCRIPTION:No. 81094
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Madagascar
Description:Large cubic transparent dark-green fluorite crystal with no matrix attached. The fluorite crystal has microscopic etched patterns on the crystal faces that give it a resinous luster. The fluorite fluoresces violet under LW-SW UV illumination. Ex. Miller #M3931; new find in 2018
Overall Size:6.5x5.5x4.5 cm
Crystals:65 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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