Dragon Minerals - March 16, 2024 Update

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35193: Quartz and Fluorite - $14
Rock Candy Mine, Grand Forks, Greenwood Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Miniature - 5.8 x x 4.6 x 4.3 cm
144 grams
Fluorescent (LW)
Specimen status: Available
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A crystalline quartz crust covers a (mostly) cleaved green and brown fluorite mass. Typical for the locality. Removal of the fluorite (it's fairly soft and easily cleaved) would leave an interesting epimorph (cast). The fluorite displays a bright purple fluorescence under longwave UV.

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