Fluorite with Calcite and Chalcopyrite, Bethel Level, Annabel Lee Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Harris Creek District, Southern Illinois, Mined c. 1986-1989, Tolonen Collection, Small Cabinet 5.0 x 6.5 x 8.5 cm, $250. SOLD
Calcite crystals to 2.5 cm on light lemon yellow fluorite with subtle light blue rim and abundant inclusions of chalcopyrite. Nice fluorite from the North-End of the Annabel Lee mine is uncommon and actually rare in terms of sheer number from the district. Color and association with spear point calcite is unique to this level and the Annabel Lee Mine. In excellent condition. Tolonen Collection. Entered into Ross C. Lillie Collection database as RCL2538.