• Calcite Twin
  • Calcite Twin
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Calcite Twin

ID: CC2247

A super sweet 'heart' shaped twinned crystal of Calcite from the Egremont Iron mining area. The Calcite is incredibly gemmy and sharply formed, almost ice-like, with great lustre. The twin has contact points on three areas, and an aesthetic appeal from the equant shape of the gemmy twin. A fine specimen of a heart or butterfly twin.

Details

Dimensions
3.5 × 2.5 × 1.4 cm
Categories
Locality
Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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