• Calcite
  • Calcite
  • Calcite
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Calcite

$1,200.00   €1,036  £910.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC5363

Classic lustrous Wheal Wrey Calcite specimen depicting a number of triangular section prismatic crystals. Calcite crystals measure to 4.6cm are in a pleasing parallel growth habit, translucent white with a tint of pink. Minute crystals of metallic yellow Pyrite are scattered over the Calcite crystals especially at their terminations.
Some mines are known for particular specimens that they given up, Calcite from Wheal Wrey is a consummate Cornish classic of its type.

Details

Dimensions
5.3 × 5.1 × 4.6 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Wheal Wrey, St Ive, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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