• COBALTOAN CALCITE
  • COBALTOAN CALCITE
  • COBALTOAN CALCITE
Classic Minerals

COBALTOAN CALCITE

$400.00   €355  £320.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13197
A stunning miniature of vivid candy-pink Cobaltoan Calcite in lustrous micro-crystals completely coat an undulating matrix of cryptocrystalline Quartz.  From the Mashamba West mine at Kolwezi in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which has been in operation since 1978.

Details

Dimensions
6.1 × 4.0 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Classic Minerals
Locality
Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba), DR Congo (Zaire), Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cobaltoan Calcite

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