Fluorite with Calcite and Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine
Dimension: 2.5cm x 2.4cm x 2.4cm
Weight: 18g / 90 carat
Locality: Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang County, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Lustrous and gemmy cubes of Fluorite crystal lie on a thin plate of Calcite and Quartz matrix. The small clear Quartz point growing on side is partially coated with micro-crystals of off-white Calcite. Edges of the blue Fluorite cubes are highlighted by deeper blue color rims, a signature feature of fluorite from the Yaogangxian Mine.