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Calcite

$800.00   €689  £630.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17672
Colourless, transparent rhombic Calcite crystals stack to form a glassy rib hiding a base of opaque milky Calcite from Tsumeb.  Red staining, due to the presence of iron, taints the base and gives the inner core of the transparent crystals a delicate pink glow.  A beautiful miniature Calcite of lustrous Calcite crystals, many of which display attractive bevelled edges to the rhombohedral form.

Details

Dimensions
4.9 × 6.4 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Calcite
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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