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Superb bi-colored Fluorite (2016 find) viewBack to NEW YEAR'S MINERAL COLLECTION AUCTIONS:
featuring NEW FINDS, OLD CLASSICS, GEM CRYSTALS and RARE SPECIES - ends Thursday Jan 3rd, 2019

Manaoshan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
  • Starting Time:12/20/2018 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:1/3/2019 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:7.7 x 6.2 x 3.7 cm
  • Size Description:Small Cabinet

Description:A superb small cabinet fluorite cuboctahedron from the limited 2016 find at this obscure iron and manganese mine in Hunan Province. The gorgeous grass-green gem crystal has dramatic dense stepped-growth faces, that lead up to the two water-clear cube faces with the fantastic floating purple phantoms in the interior. The shard of drusy quartz on one side is a super accessory and contrast. Purple fluoresence. Most specimens from the find were very large and small cabinets of this exceptional quality were RARE. Valued at $2000 and worth it.

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