Mineral Specimen #5248 Complex Calcite Crystals with Fluorite
Hardin Co., Illinois
8.2 x 7.4 x 4.7 cm
Ex. A. Neely, wrapped in newspapers from 1963
Unusual Calcite crystals with light colored terminations which have grown in parallel orientated patterns sometimes referred to as wheat sheaf. There are crudely formed, bicolor Fluorite crystals interspersed with the Calcite. The specimen was in a box from the Neely stockwrapped in newspapers from Hardin County form 1963.
Flaws: There is some chipping on some of the Fluorite crystals. A few of the Calcite terminations are incomplete.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Calcite | Fluorite | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars