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RM1543   Fluorite and quartz

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Group of fluorite crystals, with cubic forms truncated in the edges by the dodecahedron. Brilliant to dull, transparent to translucent, with color zonation between colorless to violet depending on the type of incident light. They are disposed on a matrix with quartz crystals.


Size: 9.7 x 8.5 x 4.0 cm.
Main crystal: 14 x 13 mm.

Price: 45 €Buy
 

RM1493   Fluorite

La Viesca Mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Group of fluorite crystals showing cubic faces with edges beveled by tetrahexahedron. Brilliance, transparence and with a slight bluish tint. A very aesthetic miniature from this classic fluorite Spanish locality.


Size: 5.7 x 5.5 x 3.0 cm.
Main crystal: 12 x 12 mm.



Price: 55 €Buy
 

RM1507   Fluorite

La Viesca Mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Group of fluorite crystals showing cubic faces with edges beveled by tetrahexahedron. Brilliance, transparence and with a slight bluish tint. A very aesthetic miniature from this classic fluorite Spanish locality.


Size: 5.2 x 3.8 x 2.2 cm.
Main crystal: 10 x 10 mm.



 

RM1257   Calcite on quartz

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

A curious calcite specimen that shows the top faces of the scalenohedron, with a translucent crystal core area and the outer areas colorless, highly visible at the acute termination. Well defined, brilliant and on a matrix of quartz crystals. Nice.


Size: 10.0 x 5.5 x 5.1 cm.
Main crystal: 6.8 x 3.5 cm.
Found in 2015.

Fluorescent under long wave UV
 

RM1087   Fluorite with quartz

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

This specimen is formed by a group of fluorite crystals, interpenetrating, showing echeloned growths on their faces. Very brilliant and with violet color zoning, more intense in the crystal core. They are disposed on a small matrix with quartz crystals.


Size: 6.8 x 5.5 x 2.4 cm.
Main crystal: 32 x 25 mm.
Found in 2014.

 

RM1156   Fluorite

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

A very aesthetic specimen formed by a rich group of interpenetrating cubic fluorite crystals showing faces and edges of the cube well marked, with staggered and tile growths. Excellent brilliance, transparent and with an intense blue color.


Size: 6.5 x 6.3 x 4.0 cm.
Main crystal: 18 x 17 mm.
Found in 2014.

 

RM1081   Calcite with fluorite and calcopyrite

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

A rich group of scalenohedral calcite crystals showing parallel growth, with very sharp faces and edges. They are peppered by small crystals of chalcopyrite. They are accompanied by groups of brilliant fluorite crystals, with transparence, bluish tones and cubic forms truncated by the dodecahedron.


Size: 10.0 x 7.0 x 5.0 cm.
Main crystal: 32 x 25 mm.
Found in 2009.

Fluorescent under long wave UV
 

RM817   Fluorite

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Group of cubic fluorite crystals those show defined faces and edges with very interesting staggered polycrystalline growths. Its color varies from bluish violet to purple depending on the type of incident light. Good transparency showing us some color zoning. An aesthetic specimen from a classic Asturian locality.


Size: 8,3 x 5,5 x 5,5 cm.
Main crystal: 38 x 32 mm.

 

RM720   Fluorite with calcite

La Viesca mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

A floater. Group of interpenetrated cubic fluorite crystals with defined faces and beveled edges, and showing echeloned growths. Good brilliance, translucent and with color zoning between blue to violet, more intense in the crystal core and very intense in some edges. Accompanied with scalenohedral calcite crystals. A very aesthetic specimen with a good size. From a Spanish classic mine.


Size: 9,7 x 8,4 x 5,0 cm.
Main crystal: 65 x 53 mm.
Found in 2013.

 

RM684   Fluorite with quartz

La Viesca Mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Group of interpenetrated fluorite crystals showing well defined faces, with delicate polysynthetic growth, and visible beveled edges. Good transparence and violet color with geometrical zoning. It presents the peculiarity of having a face that does not correspond to the predominant cube shape. On a quartz layered rocky matrix. A sample with characteristics that make it very interesting for fluorite collectors and from a classic Spanish locality.


Size: 8,3 x 8,0 x 6,4 cm.
Main crystal: 18 x 15 mm.
Found in 2012.

 

RM664   Fluorite with quartz

La Viesca Mine, La Collada area, Huergo, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Group of fluorite crystal showing an elongated cubic prism, beveled on edges, with excellent violet color zoning. Directionally, they are partially covered with a layer of white quartz we wanted to preserve. They are very aerial disposed on a matrix covered by small but brilliant quartz crystals. They were extracted from la "coquera" (vug) called La Negrina (the black one), that appeared between March and April, 2006.


Size: 5,8 x 5,0 x 4,0 cm.
Main crystal: 13 x 10 mm.
Found in 03-04/2006.

 
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