• Calcite on Quartz
  • Calcite on Quartz
  • Calcite on Quartz
  • Calcite on Quartz
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Calcite on Quartz

$300.00   €268  £240.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16582
A long narrow plate of polycrystalline milky Quartz is completely hidden across its top surface by equant rosettes of milky-snow-white Calcite which form hexagonal crystals with bright glassy narrow prism faces.  From Geevor mine at Pendeen, St Just, Cornwall, England, well known for its many forms of beautifully crystallised Calcite.

Details

Dimensions
13.8 × 4.9 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates
Locality
Geevor Mine, Pendeen, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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