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Calcite

$850.00   €765  £660.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18578
The Dalen-Kjørholt limestone mine at Kjørholt in Telemark, Norway, is renowned for its many habits of well-crystallised Calcite.  This lovely miniature is a uniform, honey-amber with spiky scalenohedral crystals to 4 cm.  In SWUV the Calcite fluoresces dull yellow and in LWUV, a brilliant bright straw-lemon.  The specimen is labelled as “Repaired” but I cannot detect where the repair has been made. A choice Calcite from the Dalen-Kjørholt mine in Norway.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 4.4 × 3.9 cm
Categories
Calcite
Locality
Dalen-Kjorholt Mine, Kjorholt, Brevik, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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