• Calcite with Natrolite
  • Calcite with Natrolite
  • Calcite with Natrolite
Calcite

Calcite with Natrolite

$300.00   €276  £230.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20052
A domed mound of overlapping, squat, nail-head Calcite crystals ranging from around 1.2 to 3.0 cm in diameter, but of relatively shallow thickness, from Stríbro in the Plzen Region of the Czech Republic.  The translucent fawn-beige crystals form saucer-like hexagonal crystals, with alternating broad and narrow faces and a three-fold Mercedes star termination.  The Calcite crystals towards one side are preferentially coated with micro-crystalline Natrolite of a greyish-cream hue.  A lovely Calcite from Stríbro with a true waxy lustre accompanied with Natrolite, a zeolite group member.

Details

Dimensions
9.3 × 7.7 × 4.4 cm
Categories
Calcite, Zeolites
Locality
Stribro, Plzen Region, Bohemia, Czech Republic, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Natrolite, Calcite, Natrolite

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