• Calcite on Quartz
  • Calcite on Quartz
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Calcite on Quartz

$225.00   €202  £180.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC3934

Well formed crystals of Calcite on Quartz from the Levant Mine, Pendeen. Pseudohexagonal tabular crystals of Calcite measuring to 1cm are richly inter grown on a single Quartz crystal. The Calcite crystals have central coloured area of light red surrounded by translucent white. Although the Calcite is not formed directly on the Quartz, a thin zone of Goethite/Quartz has covered the Quartz crystal. A characteristic Calcite from the mine

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Dimensions
6.0 × 6.0 × 5.7 cm
Categories
Locality
Levant Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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