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Calcium fluoride

Fluorite in the East Region

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Large bluish fluorite crystal set atop needle quartz with pyrite and huebnerite crystals. From the Sulfide Pocket, Tetrahedrite Drift, Sweet Home Mine. Measures 5.2 x 6 cm with a 1.5 cm fluorite and 2.3 cm heubnerite.
Photo courtesy of The Mineral Gallery.


Specimen of cubic purple fluorite on quartz with pyrite. From the Sweet Home Mine near Alma. Measures 4.5 x 9.5 cm.
Photo courtesy of The Mineral Gallery.


Two glassy, translucent, purple fluorite crystals measuring 2 cm across, amidst smaller fluorites, perched on a shard of matrix. From the 01-08 Pocket, Tetrahedrite Stope, Sweet Home Mine. Measures 5.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm.
Photo courtesy of The Arkenstone.

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