This fluorite is from the Blanchard Mine in Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA. Fluorite is a common gangue mineral found in hydrothermal deposits. It is in the halide group of minerals and contains the elements Ca, and F. Trace impurities give fluorite it’s wide range of colors. This specimen consists of a crystal quartz matrix that is mostly covered with translucent cubic fluorite crystals with an outstanding blue color. This piece is a miniature that measures 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 inches or 67 x 57 x 35 mm.