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RM1478   Fluorite with baryte and quartz

Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain

Good size specimen with many years, from the mining area of Berbes. It is a "flag", near to a floater, totally covered with small quartz crystals. On them, on both sides of the piece, several cubic crystals of fluorite with polysynthetic growths, interpenetrated between them, but also isolated. Of intense violet color, between transparent and translucent. It is accompanied by aggregates of barite. A piece of quality from tha past times.

Size: 17.0 x 11.5 x 3.5 cm.
Main crystal: 10 x 10 mm.
Found in 1980's.