Linarite, Fluorite
Small Cabinet, 9.0 x 8.5 x 4.3 cm
Blanchard Mine (Portalas-Blanchard Mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Scintillating, azure-blue linarite blades to 8 mm richly cover the quartz matrix on this fine, older specimen from the Blanchard Mine of New Mexico. There are even some light purple fluorite cubes on the top edge of this classic specimen from the Dennis Mullane Collection.