• Calcite
  • Calcite
  • Calcite
Calcite

Calcite

$300.00   €270  £240.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17015
A pretty miniature cluster of rounded ‘nail-head’ Calcite crystals from Stank mine close to Barrow-in-Furness in Cumbria (formerly Lancashire).  The slightly milky-white crystals exhibit complex crystal development but with gently curving faces and subtle striations on the faces.  Most crystals are preferentially blushed a mottled pinkish-red by finely disseminated Hematite inclusions.  The Calcite sits on a thin botryoidal shell of Hematite.  A couple of the Calcite crystals have very minor bruises which are almost invisible.  A great miniature Stank Calcite.

Details

Dimensions
5.4 × 4.5 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Calcite
Locality
Stank Mine, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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