• Calcite with Rhodochrosite and Quartz
  • Calcite with Rhodochrosite and Quartz
  • Calcite with Rhodochrosite and Quartz
  • Calcite with Rhodochrosite and Quartz
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Calcite with Rhodochrosite and Quartz

$600.00   €514  £470.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19226
This aesthetic and delightful miniature of buttermilk-cream Calcite forming bow-tie sprays to 3.7 cm and glassy, slightly milky Quartz crystals perched on a drusy bed of salmon orange-pink Rhodochrosite crystals, will provide a splash of colour amongst the metallic minerals from Cavnic mine in Maramure»ô County, Romania.  This specimen has a striking crisp and bright look and when turned over, the hidden matrix is that of bright candy-pink massive Rhodochrosite.  A diagram on the reverse side of the accompanying label suggests the salmon coloured crystals could be Kutnahorite, but this requires confirmation.
 

Details

Dimensions
5.2 × 7.0 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Cavnic Mine, Cavnic, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Quartz, Rhodochrosite

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