Fluorite with Calcite, Denton Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Harris Creek District, Southern Illinois attr: Bahama Pod Miniature 3.5 x 4.5 x 6 cm $350. SOLD
Deeply zoned purple/blue and yellow fluorite with associated lustrous calcite. Complete on all sides and exceptional luster create a very choice miniature from the district. Mined c. 1992. Note: the form, luster and color of calcites indicate the ore body- the luster of the fluorite although exceptional was found now and again from different sections of the mine. Trivial nicks on two corners. Carolyn Seitz Collection #F306; Seitz acquired from Joe & Susan Kielbaso Collection.