• Siderite with Calcite
  • Siderite with Calcite
  • Siderite with Calcite
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Siderite with Calcite

$350.00   €326  £280.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC12551
This Siderite, from the Příbram District in the Czech Republic, forms an almost circular, slightly domed specimen, covered with broad, gently curving blades, typically 2 cm across and of a characteristic honey-tan. This colour is largely masked by a pervasive coating of Calcite micro-crystals as sub-mm colourless glassy rhombs which impart a light grey speckled film over the Siderite. To one end, the Siderite is completely coated with drusy mounds of opaque creamy-white Calcite, built from sub-mm crystals.

Details

Dimensions
6.5 × 6.0 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates
Locality
Pribram, Central Bohemia Region, Czech Republic, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Calcite, Siderite

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