Fluorite with Pyrite, El Hammam Mine, Djebel el Hammam, Meknes, Morocco Miniature 3.5 x 5.5 x 6 cm $350. Online 4/2 SOLD
Glassy, zoned green and light straw yellow fluorite with a fine druse of iridescent pyrite. The El Hammam Mine is one of the finest locations in Africa for fluorite and competes with the best locations for the species in terms of crystal size, variations in color and associations with quartz and calcite. This specimen was mined c. late 1990s. Very, very tiny little chip of the side of large crystal otherwise in great shape. Carolyn Seitz Collection #F449. Mined c. late 1990s.