Capture the Rainbow in this stunningly polished Rainbow Fluorite slab from Argentina. Referred to as Calcium Fluorite (CaF2), it is a mineral with a veritable bouquet of brilliant colors.
Argentinian Rainbow Fluorite is well known and prized for its glassy luster and rich variety of colors. The range of common colors for fluorite starting from the hallmark color purple, then blue, green, yellow, colorless, brown, pink, black and reddish orange is amazing and is only rivaled in color range by quartz. Intermediate pastels between the previously mentioned colors are also possible. It is easy to see why fluorite earns the reputation as "The Most Colorful Mineral in the World".
This cut and polished slab specimen
- Weighs 227.8 grams (8.0 ounces)
- Measures approximately 123.7 x 89.8 x 8.2 mm (4.8 x 3.5 x 0.32 inches)
- Please note natural cracks, imperfections may be present. These are not man made flaws. Please review photos carefully. These are "dry" photos - the gloss is its polished finish.