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Fluorite & Baryte

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Fluorite & Baryte

Collected by John & Robert Lawson
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Description
Locality: 
Hilton Mine, Scordale, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 4.7 × 4 cm
Weight: 
131.00gr
Description

A very unusual Hilton Mine specimen consisting of white baryte matrix with crystals to 2.2cm on edge, with a partial overgrowth of small, cubic fluorite crystals displaying an attractive dark amber/green colour. A very nice combination specimen and unusual to see Hilton fluorite crystals of this colour. LC

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

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White

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