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Calcite

Calcite

$450.00   €404  £360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17898
A very fine Calcite from the Wenshan mine in Yunnan, China. Varying between colourless, milky white and pale tan, the sharp pyramidal crystals form a stalactitic, sceptre-like specimen, with small 2 to 5 mm crystals covering the stem and larger crystals to 1 cm forming an enlarged cap.  A lovely example of this habit of Calcite and typical of the Wenshan mine.

Details

Dimensions
7.3 × 5.0 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates
Locality
Wenshan Mine, Wenshan County, Wenshan Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan, China, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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