fluorescent FLUORITE with GALENA - Desert Rose Mine, Bingham, New Mexico, USA
Clear-blue cubes Fluorite (fluorescent blue LW, some SW response), gray Galena cubic crystals with octahedral corner modifications, clear Quartz micros, and Anglesite coating (fluorescent weak yellow LW).
this locality is on a private property
Measures approximately 2 x 2 x 1.5 inch, 8.88 oz / 51 x 51 x 38 mm, 252g
this specimen is featured on mindat, minID: 77C-FNJ
Price: 50.00 USD
Item # A0511214
To show the fluorescent response the specimen was illuminated using 6 watt 254nm (Short Wave) / 366nm (Long Wave) UVGL-58 lamp (you need a proper UV light source to observe the fluorescence, more powerful lamp = brighter response).