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RBR72215

Fluorite

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Locality: 
Rosenau am Hengstpaß, Kirchdorf an der Krems District, Upper Austria, Austria
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9 × 5 × 4 cm
Description

The matrix is Gutensteiner Kalk. The crystals are up to 6mm across. They show a light outer zone and a dark violet internal zone. Some crystals are grown tabular. A very unusual locality, which produces only a little quantity. Collected in May 2008. Ex Martin Gruell Coll. The specimen will be delivered with original label and photo of the locality.

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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
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