• Calcite
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  • Calcite
Calcite

Calcite

$350.00   €300  £270.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20054
A rectangular-shaped, small cabinet specimen of stacked disk-like flattened Calcite crystals from the mines around Cínovec/Zinnwald in the Ore Mountains region of Saxony & Ústí Region (Bohemia) spanning Germany and the Czech Republic.  The distorted and flattened nail-head crystals form saucer-shaped platelets with hexagonal symmetry and stack-up upon each other to create leaning, pagoda-like stepped towers with translucent honey-tan prism faces and cream pinacoid terminations, many with tan-coloured centres.  A Calcite with a fascinating structure from the Cínovec-Zinnwald ore region.

Details

Dimensions
10.1 × 6.0 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Calcite
Locality
Cínovec / Zinnwald, Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts, Saxony & Ústí Region , Germany & Czech Republic

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Calcite

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