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Scheelite with Fluorite
stock #19.1-854
Dongpo Mine, Yizhang County, Chenzohou prefecture
Hunan Province, China
3.7 x 2.8 x 2.3 CM (miniature)
price: $260


Sharp white octahedral Scheelites cover most of this matrix along with a sharp Fluorite and some scattered Calcite crystals. In fine condition from the Dongpo mine, a locality better known for large Fluorites. This is from a small find made this fall, these are the first Scheelites I have seen from Dongpo, It has some similarities to an older find at Huangshaping mine not very far away.
Fluorite with epitaxial Calcite
stock #Alec-15-270
Dongpo Mine, Yizhang County, Chenzohou prefecture
Hunan Province, China
10.5 x 7.8 x 5 CM (cabinet)
price: $670
Spring 2017

Like snow on mountains, Fluorite crystals with sharp phantoms are selectively coated with Calcite rhombs. Ex. Shields Flynn collection, a choice display piece from the little known Dongpo Mine. In excellent condition overall, the only damage is unseen at the bottom outer edges where this was attached, the Fluorites and Calcite are pristine. Some cubes show complex corner modifications that are distinctive for this mine. Not the usual Chinese Fluorite!
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