Fluorite Milky Way Pocket, Diana Maria Mine 183grams
Rare Fluorite from the Milky Way Pocket that was discovered in the Diana Maria mine in 2020. New Find! This specimen, prominently displays the dark purple, almost black appearing Fluorite Crystals above the Milky Way dusting. Twinning Fluorite formation. This Crystal is a camelian / changes colors indoor/verses outdoors.
Weighs 183grams. Measures: 2.69" x 2.38" x 1.62" or 68.4mm x 60.8mm x 41.3mm. It is called Milky Way because of its intensely deep purple color, almost black or dark green with speckled milky white patches of white Fluorite, reminiscent of stars set within the blackness of our Universe. The color change of Milky Way Fluorite is incredible between indoor and outdoor lighting. Indoor lighting it may present as black or almost dark green with white dusting. Under UV light it fluoresces a bright lilac and in natural daylight it turns to a stunning dark blue / purple color. Sourced from Frosterley, Weardale Co. Durham, England. Diana Maria Mine, Milky Way pocket.