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Fluorite & Quartz

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Fluorite & Quartz

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Locality: 
Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russian Federation
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9.8 × 7.5 × 6 cm
Description

A specimen from the famous Wildfang-collection. The Wildfang collection is one of the best collections in Europe, at the Munich show you can see three cabinets of his collection at the special exhibition. So it is a great honor to viamineralia to got several specimen from his collection for sale. This particular specimen shows huge, modified octahedral fluorites in dark green color perched on a dramatic assemble of sharp, highly lustrous quartz crystals. The fluorite is on satiny luster, it is not completely undamaged, but the dimension and the assemble are really phantastic and green octahedrons represent a great rarity for Dal´negorsk.

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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