Calcite with Fluorite, Bethel Level North-End Annabel Lee Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Harris Creek District, Southern Illinois, Mined ca. late 1980s, Noll Collection CN#4188, Small Cabinet 3.5 x 3.5 x 15.6 cm, $125. Online 7/21. SOLD.
Doubly terminated, rich amber brown, lustrous calcite with associated purple fluorite breccia. One of the terminations is flat where it contacted fluorite. Excellent size for the locality and in very fine condition. Note: there are abundant micro inclusions of chalcopyrite on one side of the calcite. Mined ca. late 1980s. Provenance: Janet Schmitt collection; to Charles M. Noll #CN4188; donated to Marquette University-Milwaukee; brokered by Seaman Museum to North Star Minerals.