• Manganoan Calcite with Pyrite
  • Manganoan Calcite with Pyrite
  • Manganoan Calcite with Pyrite
Gallery

Manganoan Calcite with Pyrite

$400.00   €372  £310.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC11908
A long and narrow group of sub-vertical, translucent pale pink Manganoan Calcite crystals form a jagged crystallised array, with many of the front upper halves of the crystals coated in micro-crystals of golden Pyrite.  From the Broken Hill mining district in New South Wales, Australia, the glassy Manganoan Calcite is coated with a thin film of white, and in some places lemon-orange, Aragonite.  A terrific specimen and equally impressive when backlit when the Calcite emits a warn pink glow.

Details

Dimensions
10.5 × 6.1 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyrite

Related Mineral Specimens

Smithsonite
$600
 Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania
Classic botryoidal sparkling white translucent Smithsonite from the Broken Hill Orebody, on...
Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
$750
 Blackdene Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe
Beautiful aesthetic druses of lustrous cubic Pyrite crystals of 2 to 3 mm are draped over a rich bed...
Pyrite
$1,200
 BoteČ™ti, Zlatna, Alba Co., Romania
Richly intergrown cubic crystals of mirror bright light metallic yellow Pyrite measuring to 2cm on...
Pyrite
$1,250
 Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Huanuco Dept, Peru, South America
A great specimen of particularly well-formed Pyrite from the Huanzala Mine, Peru. Bright light...