Dragon Minerals - Update November 1, 2018

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20892: Scheelite, Quartz, Muscovite, Chalcopyrite, and Dolomite - $12
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang County, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Small cabinet - 6.1 x 4.2 x 3.2 cm (2.4 x 1.7 x 1.3 inches)
Weight - 60 grams (0.13 pounds)
Specimen status: Available     Send email to order

The muscovite/dolomite matrix hosts several brown, mostly opaque scheelite octahedra and well as a single, translucent to transparent quartz point. The largest scheelite crystal measures 1.2 cm and the quartz point is 2.6 cm. The scheelites display bright bluish-white fluorescence under shortwave UV. Some chipping present. Sits well for display without needing a stand due to a flat base.

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