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Fluorite & Calcite

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Fluorite & Calcite

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Description
Locality: 
Sounion Mines, Lavrion, Attiki Prefecture, Greece
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
6.7 × 9.3 × 5.9 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.60cm
Weight: 
492.00gr
Description

Fluorite and Calcite 'pocket' associated with glittering clear to translucent Calcite crystallization consisting of a main purple Fluorite crystal with perfect edges and minor colorful smaller crystals, sitting on a sparkling, reddish contrasting solid matrix. This main Fluorite crystal is associated and surrounded by double terminated scalenohedral lustrous Calcite crystals which grow on the pocket walls but especially on the top right edge forming a spectacular combination!

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Fluorite

Formula: 
CaF2
Strunz: 
3.AB.25
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

Calcite

Polymorph of: 
Formula: 
CaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.0
Streak: 
White

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