• Scheelite and Calcite on Quartz
  • Scheelite and Calcite on Quartz
  • Scheelite and Calcite on Quartz
Quartz and Agate

Scheelite and Calcite on Quartz

$500.00   €429  £390.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19845
An eye-catching and rather unusual small miniature of brightly shimmering Calcite crystals overlaying gemmy, colourless Quartz, made complete with a single, highly lustrous, Scheelite crystal.  The Quartz and Calcite cover a mixed sulphide matrix of Pyrite, Chalcopyrite and Bornite.  From Baia Sprie in Romania, the glassy, rather acicular Quartz crystals are developed to 2 cm long, most of which are encrusted in rosettes of milky white Calcite.  The pyramidal Scheelite crystal is an uncommon smoky-black and displays occasional internal flashes of metallic blue.  A terrific miniature from Baia Sprie.
 

Details

Dimensions
5.0 × 3.5 × 4.7 cm
Categories
Tungstates, Molybdates and Chromates, Calcite, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Baia Sprie Mine, Baia Sprie, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Quartz, Scheelite

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