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Calcite

ID: CC4256

A fantastic Calcite crystal specimen from the Redburn (Fluorspar) mine, Weardale, Co. Durham. The specimen is the best one we have had from the mine in a long time. This incredible specimen displays great over all form, with Calcite crystals showing a pseudo-hexagonal platy habit in various orientations over the specimen. The Calcite crystals measuring to 3.2cm are lustrous white to translucent colourless at the edges. A matrix of pyramidal Quartz crystals over grown by a secondary druse of Quartz admirably supports the Calcite Crystals.

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Dimensions
9.5 × 6.7 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Ex. George Farr Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Redburn Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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