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Specimen:

BTJ-46

Fluorapatite with Quartz

Price: 

$40

Location: 

Harvard Quarry

Greenwood, Maine

Description:

A 6.2 x 5 x 2 cm matrix of white Orthoclase with light purple Fluorapatite crystals up to 2mm in size occurring in a vug with Quartz.

Specimen:

BAS-120

Quartz, Ferberite, Fluorite with inclusions of Jamesonite

Price: 

$26

Location: 

Yaogangxian

Hunan Province, China

Description:

A 5 x 3 x 2.7 cm specimen with Quartz crystals up to 1.7 cm on clear Fluorite that is inclusioned by Jamesonite.  Blades of Ferberite also occur on the Fluorite cubes that are up to 2.9 cm on edge.

 

Specimen:

BTJ-68

Fluorite on Quartz

Price: 

SOLD

Location: 

Blanchard Mine

Bingham, New Mexico

Description:

An 8 x 6.2 x 3.5 cm specimen of blue Fluorite cubes on a matrix of Quartz.  Fluorite cubes up to 6 mm on edge.

Specimen:

BAS-111

Fluorite

Price: 

$22

Location: 

Huang Sha Ping Mine

Hunan Province, China

Description:

A  7.8 x 6.5 x 4 cm plate of green Fluorite exhibiting inner zones of brown on a gray limestone matrix with crystals up to 1.3 cm on edge.  Definitely an interesting and new find.

Specimen:

BTJ-63

Fluorite

Price: 

$17

Location: 

Oatman District

Mohave County, Arizona

Description:

A 3 x 1.8 x 1.8 cm specimen with Fluorite crystals in octahedral  crystals displaying a light green color with reddish-purple inner zoning.

Specimen:

BAS-69

Fluorite and Celestite

Price: 

$22

Location: 

White Rock Quarry

Clay Center, Ohio

Description:

A 6.9 x 5 x 2.7 cm specimen of butterscotch Fluorite and white Celestite.

 

Specimen:

BTJ-53

Dolomite on Limestone

Price: 

$8

Location: 

Herkimer, New York

Description:

A 9.5 x 8.5 x 6 cm specimen with white Dolomite rhombs up to 1.5 cm on edge on a gray limestone matrix.

Specimen:

BTJ-47

Fluorite with Celestite

Price: 

$30

Location: 

Clay Center

Ottowa County, Ohio

Description:

A 5.7 x 3.7 x 2.1 cm specimen with gemmy rootbeer Fluorite cubes up to 8 mm on edge with white Celestite providing for an attractive assemblage.

Specimen:

BTJ-52

Fluorite with minor

Galena and Quartz

Price: 

$80

Location: 

Blanchard Mine

Bingham, New Mexico

Description:

A 15 x 11 x 5 cm plate of frosted light blue to dark Fluorite to 2.6 cm on edge exhibiting zoning in places with minor Galena in a Quartz matrix.

Specimen:

BTJ-49

Fluorite with Quartz

and Hubnerite

Price: 

$20

Location: 

Sweet Home Mine

Alma, Colorado

Description:

A 5.5 x 3.8 x 3.7 cm specimen with purple fluorite and dark brown Hubnerite crystals up to 2 mm nestled with Quartz needle-like crystals.

Specimen:

BAS-35

Fluorite

Price: 

$35

Location: 

Rogerley Mine

Frosterley

County Durham

England

Description:

A 7.3 x 6.5 x 3.5 cm specimen of dark green Fluorite with isometric faces up to 4.7 cm on edge.  Note bright blue fluorescence under long wave UV light.

Specimen:

BAS-87

Fluorite 

Price: 

$15

Location: 

White Rock Quarry

Clay Center

Ottawa County, Ohio

Description:

A 7 x 4.5 x 3.7 cm specimen of butterscotch Fluorite cubes up to 1.8 cm one edge in light gray sandstone matrix.