Weardale, North Pennines, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
7.2 X 9.8 X 6.4 cm
From the collection of Ernie Schlichter (1929-2007) comes this excellent and strongly fluorescent fluorite specimen from Weardale, England. This piece exhibits fantastic aesthetics and twinning throughout. Some minor galena is present as well. Please note that two loose crystals on the lower right have been stabilized to prevent further damage. A UK classic!
Photo by Invenio Fine Minerals
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