• Calcite on Galena
  • Calcite on Galena
  • Calcite on Galena
  • Calcite on Galena
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Calcite on Galena

$700.00   €635  £540.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC3738

Well developed crystals of Calcite richly cover a Galena matrix from the Earl Ferrer's Mine, a small 'trial' near Stanton Harold, Leicester. Gemmy lustrous colourless to translucent scalenohedral Calcite measuring to 1.2cm, many are double terminated. The crystals of Calcite have formed over a matrix of skeletal bright silvery grey Galena. An uncommon location.

Details

Dimensions
6.3 × 4.7 × 4.3 cm
Categories
Locality
Earl Ferrer's Mine, Staunton Harold, Nr. Ashby De La Zouch, Leicestershire, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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