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Calcite

$500.00   €447  £380.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC5562

Very characteristic gemmy colourless to white crystals of Calcite measure to 6.2cm from Bigrigg Iron mining area west Cumbria. Crystals of Calcite are lustrous dominated by the steep pyramidal terminations developed from the pseudohexagonal prism faces, formed on a dark brown Goethite matrix. One crystal of Calcite is double terminated lying across the specimen.

Details

Dimensions
6.2 × 3.7 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Locality
Bigrigg Mine, Bigrigg, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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