Apalachee Minerals

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QUA1228 - Quartz var. Chalcedony (Agatized Coral-polished pair)

$25.00 Weight: 312 g


Nutall Rise area, Jefferson County, Florida, USA
53mm x 47mm x 20mm
Miniature
Beautiful fortification-banded chalcedony pseudomorph after coral (Aragonite), with transparent micro drusy quartz crystals lining interior geode voids. Fluorescent (and slightly phosphorescent) yellow under longwave, midwave and shortwave UV light. This is a very cool specimen, from a defunct North Florida locality. From the St. Marks Formation (lower Miocene). Sold as a polished, matched pair. Individual dimentions are: (53 x 47 x 20 mm & 58 x 51 x 19 mm).

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