• Calcite on Fluorite With Pyrite and Quartz
  • Calcite on Fluorite With Pyrite and Quartz
  • Calcite on Fluorite With Pyrite and Quartz
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Calcite on Fluorite With Pyrite and Quartz

ID: CC2586

Translucent to near gemmy lustrous 'nail head' crystals of Calcite measuring to 0.9cm, richly cover well formed inter-grown cubic crystals of Fluorite measuring to 4.5cm. The crystals of Fluorite have a light yellow-green colour, and are gemmy to translucent. Light brassy crystal clusters of Pyrite have formed on the Fluorite crystals. Here and there are scattered discreet white lustrous crystals of Quartz. A great specimen from this well known Cornish Lead Mine.

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Dimensions
10.2 × 10.0 × 6.2 cm
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Locality
Wheal Mary Ann, Menheniot, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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