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Fluorite & Quartz

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Fluorite & Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Schwarze Wand, Tauern Valley, Spittal an der Drau District, Carinthia, Austria
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
10.5 × 5.2 × 2.5 cm
Description

A big Matrix specimen of waterclear quartz needles with colourless to violett Fluorite. The Fluorite shows many different faces; rare and hard to obtain; not free of contacts. The Location is defunct!!

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

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
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