Catalogue number #2242
Minerva No. 1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock, Hardin Co., Illinois, USA
Stunning miniature comprising a complete and well formed, double terminated witherite crystal with characteristic tapered terminations and stepped growth. A smaller witherite crystal and minor fluorite and matrix are to the sides and base. Fluoresces a bright whitish colour in both LW and SW UV. Aesthetic specimen in excellent condition.