Fluorite, Bethel Level attr., West Green Mine attr., Ozark-Mahoning Company, Cave-in-Rock District, Southern Illinois, Mined c. 1960's, Warren Lathom Collection, Small Cabinet 5.5 x 8.0 x 8.5 cm, $200. Online 3/20
Zoned yellow and blue, lustrous group of fluorite. Matrix shows concave indentations, presumably, from barite dissolution and a light druse of tiny white crystals, presumably calcite. In good condition with a couple of cleaved corners. ex: Warren Lathom Collection; sold to Ross Lillie 2017. In Ross C. Lillie database as RCL2757. Bethel Level and West Green Mine attribution based on color and zoning of fluorite and era of Lathom collection.