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Excellent Fluorite Dark Green Truffle Pig Pocket England 336g

This is an excellent, dominantly dark green, lustrous, icy Fluorite specimen featuring well formed crystals from the Truffle Pig Pocket in Weardale, England. 3.41" x 2.25" x 1.70" or 86.7mm x 57.1mm x 43.3mm  This Fluorite color shifts!...from dark green to purple, especially along its edges and corners, due to its reaction to differing degrees of visible light, including daylight! The corners of this beautiful specimen will naturally fluoresce a bluish-purple in daylight. And, because this Fluorite is also UV reactive, it will glow an intense electric blue-purple...a super bright, seemingly luminous "blurple" when exposed to UV light. Excellent features of this Fluorite include transparent corners, characteristic cloud-like green centers, and fascinating stepping structure. The fun name applied to this species of Fluorite was derived from what the miners looked like as they collected the specimens...it has been said that they looked like truffle hunters!  Different visible light, indoors with light and dark backgrounds, and daylight / outdoors, help highlight the shifting, reactive color this species of Fluorite presents.The wo nderful icy appearance of the transparent corners and edges of these fabulous green Fluorite crystals from Weardale, England is remarkable! Superb luster shines brightly from the faces of the crystals. An exceptional Fluorite specimen for your collection! 336 grams. Click to Buy! 

Location:  Truffle Pig Pocket, Diana Maria Mine, Frosterley, Weardale, Co. Durham, England. 

Measurements: 3.41" x 2.25" x 1.70" or 86.7mm x 57.1mm x 43.3mm 

This is an excellent, dominantly dark green, lustrous, icy Fluorite specimen featuring well formed crystals from the Truffle Pig Pocket in Weardale, England. 3.41" x 2.25" x 1.70" or 86.7mm x 57.1mm x 43.3mm  This Fluorite color shifts!...from dark green to purple, especially along its edges and corners, due to its reaction to differing degrees of visible light, including daylight! The corners of this beautiful specimen will naturally fluoresce a bluish-purple in daylight. And, because this Fluorite is also UV reactive, it will glow an intense electric blue-purple...a super bright, seemingly luminous "blurple" when exposed to UV light. Excellent features of this Fluorite include transparent corners, characteristic cloud-like green centers, and fascinating stepping structure. The fun name applied to this species of Fluorite was derived from what the miners looked like as they collected the specimens...it has been said that they looked like truffle hunters!  Different visible light, indoors with light and dark backgrounds, and daylight / outdoors, help highlight the shifting, reactive color this species of Fluorite presents.The wo nderful icy appearance of the transparent corners and edges of these fabulous green Fluorite crystals from Weardale, England is remarkable! Superb luster shines brightly from the faces of the crystals. An exceptional Fluorite specimen for your collection! 336 grams. Click to Buy! 

Location:  Truffle Pig Pocket, Diana Maria Mine, Frosterley, Weardale, Co. Durham, England. 

Measurements: 3.41" x 2.25" x 1.70" or 86.7mm x 57.1mm x 43.3mm 

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