£4.00 – £32.40 ex VAT
Fluorite crystal bed specimens from Weardale, Co. Durham, UK. Available by weight, these mineral specimens are excellent as they exhibit the fluorite cubic crystal habit and the vast majority of specimens allow this to be viewed with the naked eye. They come supplied in a polythene bag with an information label and are ideal for mass purchasing, such as for museum information tasks, educational use and more.
Fluorite (also known as fluorspar) crystal beds from the famous British locality, Weardale in County Durham, UK available by weight. It is a popular mineral specimen for many, children, teachers, collectors etc, it often forms with a cubic crystal habit with the crystals being a variety of colours and sizes from deep rich purples, vibrant greens, calming yellows and sometimes crystal clear. These particular samples of fluorite crystals on matrix are vary with any of the mentioned colours. The history of fluorspar mining in the region began in 1882 and finally finished in 1999, with the closure of the Frazer Hush Mine. These particular samples are available by weight and come supplied in polythene bags, the sizes of the samples vary but in general range between 50 mm to 100 mm, but many lie in between and depict the cubic crystal beds. Each bag comes supplied with a small information label.
1 kilogram, 5 kg, 500 grams