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Quartz (Var: Amethyst), Fluorite

Quartz (Var: Amethyst) : SiO2, Fluorite : CaF2
minID: 83V-XWU

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Dimensions: 7.4 cm x 5.8 cm x 2.8 cm

7.4 x 5.8 x 2.8 cm. An unusual contemporary specimen from the Mel Bersh claims in Colorado - crystals of light purple amethyst have formed on a layered crust of green fluorite! Ex. Clyde Hardin Collection.

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Photo added: 18th Mar 2009

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