• Dolomite cast after Calcite
  • Dolomite cast after Calcite
  • Dolomite cast after Calcite
Carbonates

Dolomite cast after Calcite

$900.00   €812  £700.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19289
Micro-crystals of creamy butter-milk Dolomite form a superb epimorph after triangular nail-head Calcite crystals of up to 1.2 cm on edge.  Individual epimorphs have an equilateral triangular outer rim of radial fibrous crystals infilled with micro-rhombohedral crystals.  The underside of the specimen is unusual in that the hollow casts have extended, almost stalactitic, edges forming a pendular network.  An excellent and aesthetic Tsumeb epimorph.

Details

Dimensions
9.4 × 7.8 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Pseudomorphs
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Dolomite

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