SOLD Fluorite, Sub-Rosiclare Level Annabel Lee Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Harris Creek District, Southern Illinois, Mined ca. late 1980s, Holzner Collection, Miniature 3.5 x 4.0 x 8.2 cm, $65. Online 5/2
SOLD Deep purple, lustrous fluorite with no point of attachment. There is a marked difference in luster on the faces actuated from hydrocarbon coating: residue removed to expose high luster underneath. Note how the border between matte luster and high luster curves slightly across surface-analagous to the ring in a bath tub left after draining. In excellent condition. Ken and Marilee Holzner Collection.