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Calcite

ID: CC1926

A silky lustrous Calcite specimen from Cavnic, Romania. The specimen displays sub-parallel large platy hexagonal form Calcite crystals to 7cm across the broad face. The colour of the Calcite crystals is a creamy white with a delicate silky luster. The matrix is a Quartz base composed of colourless needle crystals to 0.8cm long, with minor brassy micro crystals of Pyrite. A cute display specimen of Calcite.

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 7.5 × 6.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Cavnic, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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