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    Fluorite
    Chenzhou
    Hunan
    China

    The obvious appeal of this Fluorite is the "gemmy" transparency of its crystals. The water-clear material offers a Coke bottle green coloration, over icy, well-formed crystals of the popular mineral. From an old location mostly worked in the 1990s and early 2000s, this came out of a recent find, dating to 2019, and boasts more clarity and less internal chaos than most of the other material. This piece is in rarified air to be sure and has no repairs or restoration. This special, glassy piece is out of the collection of a Chenzhou collector. Fortunately, renewed exploration of older mines produced this "surprise" only two years ago.
    Measurements: 7.87 x 5.51 x 1.69 inches (20.00 x 14.00 x 4.28 cm)

    Provenance: Ex. Chenzhou Collector's Collection


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    2nd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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