Fluorite and Calcite
Shang Bao, Heng Yang, Hunan, China
8 x 8 x 4,5 cm
FLUORITE AND CALCITE SHANG BAO - 8 x 8 x 4,5 cm
The specimen consists of transparent fluorite crystals with a purple heart; they have dimensions up to about 2 cm. These cuboctahedral crystals are typical of the Shang Bao area and are associated with calcite, dolomite, pyrite and quartz crystals. The coexistence of all 5 mineral species makes this sample even more valuable.
For further information, also read "The Chinese Fluorites".