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Fluorite & Orthoclase

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RBR33838

Fluorite & Orthoclase

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Description
Locality: 
Kudubis Farm 19, Dâures, Erongo Region, Namibia
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
2 × 5 × 3 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.50cm
Description

Many fine green fluorite crystals on matrix of orthoclase (feldspar).

One of them is a so called "eye fluorite" (a phantom inside). Only little damage, the main crystal - "eye fluorite" is undamaged with a size of 5 mm.

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

Orthoclase

Formula: 
KAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.30
Hardness: 
6.0
Streak: 
White
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