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Fluorite Fluorite
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Fluorite (Ref: F168)

Heights Quarry, Westgate, Weardale, Northern Pennines, County Durham, England
64mm x 57mm x 55mm
minID: 1UG-57F
Lustrous, cubic, green Fluorite crystals to 20 mm, some as interpenetrating-twinned pairs are accented with transparent, colorless Quartz crystals to 4 mm, all on gray limestone. The Fluorite crystals are exceptionally sharp and many have perfect transparency. They strongly fluoresce violet under SW UV. There is minor chipping around the margin, and the specimen bas a sawn base. This is from what is probably the oldest location for green Fluorite in the Weardale area. It is an ex Larry Conklin specimen, priced at $750 in 1981.

ex. Carolyn Seitz collection

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$700
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$225
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Fluorite with Galena
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$800
80mm x 70mm x 30mm
Fluorite with Quartz and Calcite
Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, North Pennines Orefield, County Durham  England / United Kingdom
$552 *
84mm x 60mm x 41mm
Fluorite with Galena
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$750
85mm x 50mm x 45mm
Fluorite with Quartz, Marcasite
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$750
75mm x 65mm x 50mm
Fluorite - penetration twins/ daylight fluorescence
Weardale North Pennines, Durham, England
$580
78mm x 65mm x 44mm
Fluorite with Quartz
Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Weardale, North Pennines Orefield, County Durham  England / United Kingdom
$1240 *
144mm x 143mm x 57mm
Fluorite with Chalcopyrite, Quartz
Heights Mine, Durham, Weardale County, Durham, England
$390
92mm x 62mm x 48mm
Fluorite
Heights Mine, Durham, Weardale County, County Durham, England
$325
41mm x 33mm x 33mm
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Frazer\'s Hush Mine, Rookhope District, Weardale, County Durham, Northern Pennines, England
$155
130mm x 113mm x 100mm
Galena with Pyrite and Fluorite
Weardale, North Pennines Orefield, County Durham  England / United Kingdom
$316 *
52mm x 40mm x 38mm
Fluorite -Classic New York cube
Penfiled Quarry, Penfield, Monroe County, New York, United States
$650
32mm x 22mm x 30mm
Fluorite
Quan Zhou city, Yong Chun County, Fujian Province, China
$750
40mm x 40mm x 20mm
* price is an approximate conversion and may not be accurate.

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