Fluorite, Hill-Ledford Mine attr. Sub-Rosiclare Level, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Cave-in-Rock District Southern Illinois, Mined ca. early 1958 - early 1960s, Fowler Collection, Small Cabinet 5.0 x 8.0 x 11.5 cm, $75. Online 07/11.
Zoned light lavender and yellow fluorite with no point of attachment. An unusual color for the district. The surfaces are mosaic-textured typical of the Hill-Ledford Mine fluorite. Very minor edge abrasions common to this age of collecting in the district. Wayne Fowler Collection. Entered into Ross C. Lillie database as RCL2600.