• Calcite on Rhodochrosite
  • Calcite on Rhodochrosite
  • Calcite on Rhodochrosite
  • Calcite on Rhodochrosite

Calcite on Rhodochrosite

$900.00   €807  £680.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19050
What can only be described as a very pretty specimen from Cavnic mine in MaramureČ™ County, Romania, with two habits of Calcite coating delicate blush-pink Rhodochrosite crystals averaging around 5 mm.  Glassy, highly lustrous milky Calcite crystals to about 1 mm preferentially coat the Rhodochrosite crystals from one side and on top of the specimen sit two separate, 1.9 cm diameter, balls of chalky-white Calcite.  A beautiful large miniature Calcite and Rhodochrosite from Romania.


7.8 × 6.4 × 3.5 cm
Calcite, Carbonates
Cavnic Mine, Cavnic, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Rhodochrosite

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