• Calcite and Dolomite on Quartz
  • Calcite and Dolomite on Quartz
  • Calcite and Dolomite on Quartz
  • Calcite and Dolomite on Quartz
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Calcite and Dolomite on Quartz

ID: CC5673

A classic Wheal Friendship specimen displaying excellent intergrown circular crystals of 'Paper' Calcite translucent white, individual crystals measuring to 1.7cm, with isolated areas of Pyrite. The Calcite crystals have formed over creamy white intergrown saddle habit Dolomite crystals on well developed colourless to white prismatic crystals of Quartz, in a slightly divergent form. A very pleasing old Devon Friendship specimen.

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Dimensions
8.4 × 5.6 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Wheal Friendship, Mary Tavy, Tavistock, Devon, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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