Fluorite on Quartz Epimorph of Calcite

Specimen ID: KHY-KWA

Fluorite on Quartz Epimorph of Calcite
As recorded:
La Viesca Mine, Huergo, La Collada, Siero, Asturias, Spain
88mm x 68mm x 34mm
Isolated transparent to translucent, slightly-beveled Fluorite cubes to 10 x 8 mm, with a nice blue color and purple zoning, are perched on contrasting clear to white, sharp Quartz points to 11 x 7 mm. The Quartz is clearly a cast, and is reportedly an epimorph of Calcite. One of the Fluorites has a clipped corner which may be a cleavage. This is an interesting specimen, and a great epimorph.ex. Carolyn Seitz collection
Previous data
Fluorite, Calcite, QuartzNone listed
Name withheld

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