209 Fluorite

Location:

Gastein, Pongau, Salzburg, Austria

Description:

The Gasteiner Valley is known for its alpine green fluorite octahedra in Austria. There are several sites where fluorites in different colors (mainly different shades of green), sizes and quantities have been found. This specimen comes from the a find which has just been published in the Lapis issue Jg. 42 Nr.10 Okt. 2017. The color of this specimen goes into an intense green. The faces show a good satin luster. No significant damage to report – only one crystal was in contact with another specimen. Some narrow cracks on the matrix are a natural feature of this locality.

Size: 7.5 x 5.5 x 5 cm

Price: 120 Euro

You also get the report about the fluorites from Gastein from our website, with the photo of the piece on the first page.

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