Calcite on Fluorite, Bethel Level attr. M.F. Oxford #7 Mine, attr. East Green/North Green Tracts, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Cave-in-Rock District, Southern Illinois, Mined c. 1960's, Fowler Collection, Miniature 2.2 x 3.7 x 4.7 cm, $450. Online 8/12
Group of sky blue fluorite with nice druse of bright, acicular calcite. Crystals to 1.5 cm on edge. Note just a hint of light purple phantom in centers of fluorite. Mined circa 1960s. One tiny nick on fluorite. Wayne Fowler Collection: former Vice President and General Manager of Ozark-Mahoning Company 1960-1981. Entered into Ross C. Lillie database as RCL2714.