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Large Fluorite (fluorescent) on Quartz viewBack to PRE-MUNICH SHOW MINERAL COLLECTION AUCTIONS (set 1 of 2) featuring OLD CLASSICS, GEM CRYSTALS and RARE SPECIES - ends Thursday Oct 25, 2018

De'an fluorite mine, Wushan, Jiangxi Province, China
  • Starting Time:10/18/2018 06:30:00 PM(CDT)
  • Ending Time:10/25/2018 06:30:35 PM(CDT)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:15.7 x 14.0 x 4.0 cm
  • Size Description:LARGE CABINET

Description:Beautiful, translucent, heliotrope or pink-purple fluorite octahedrons with frosted faces are dramatically clustered atop the large quartz crystal plate on this impressive combination specimen from the recent finds at De'an. The octos reach 1.8 cm on edge. This is an uncommon and excellent color of fluorite from this well-known locale. Specimens from here were once fairly common, but supplies have dried up. There is massive green fluorite on the bottom of the quartz plate. Purple fluorescence.

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