Mineral Specimen #6720 Fluorite, Celestine, Limestone Polished Egg
White Rock Quarry, Clay Center, Ottawa Co, Ohio (Carved/polished in Mexico)
7 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm
2.8 x 2 x 2 in
An egg carved from dark brown Fluorite and light colored Celestine. Under LW UV, the Fluourite fluoresces a bright yellow due to the presence of hydrocarbons (which also is the likely cause of the the root beer brown color).
Flaws: Nothing Appreciable
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Sulfates | Fluorite | Fluorescents | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars