Fluorite on Quartz, Hill-Ledford Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Cave-in-Rock District Southern Illinois, Mined ca. 1960s, Fowler Collection, Small Cabinet 5.0 x 6.5 x 11.0 cm, $125. Online 07/11. SOLD
Purple fluorite cubes, to 3.5 cm, on silicified limestone matrix with associated calcite and drusy quartz. Classic specimen from the Hill-Ledford Mine from the great producing days of the early 1960s. Minor edge chips on main crystal. Wayne Fowler Collection. Entered into Ross C. Lillie database as RCL2599.