• Calcite With Galena
  • Calcite With Galena
  • Calcite With Galena
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Calcite With Galena

ID: CC3243

Sharp scalenohedral crystals of Calcite measuring to 2.3cm have partly over grown octahedral crystals of metallic grey Galena. A rare location specimen seldom seen from anywhere in Leicestershire. Crystals of Calcite and Galena have formed on a matrix of pink-white Baryte and rusty coloured Limestone. 

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Dimensions
7.4 × 4.6 × 4.1 cm
Categories
Locality
Staunton Harold, Nr. Ashby De La Zouch, Leicestershire, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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