Fluorite Crystals on Fluorite VAR 077

Fluorite crystals with good transparency, on fluorite matrix

Measurements:  56 x 38 x 18 mm

Description:  Fluorite crystals with good transparency and several of them with dark patches near their bases, sit on a fluorite and feldspar matrix. There are also a few very small quartz crystals on the matrix.

The only notable damage is to the edges of the specimen.              

Weight of Specimen:  53.6 g

Chemical Composition:  CaF2  (fluorite)
                                       SiO2  (quartz) 

                                        KAlSi3O8  (feldspar)

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  (fluorite)  4
                                           (feldspar)  6 - 6.5

Location:  Okorusu mine, Otjiwarongo, Namibia.

Specimen Code:  VAR 077

US $ 65

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