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Calcite

$850.00   €752  £640.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20243
This wonderful group of dark chocolate brown nail-head Calcite crystals is from the Příbram Mining District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. The crystals cover a core of massive crystalline colourless, white and brown Calcite and forms a range in crystal size from just a few millimetres across to one measuring 3 cm along an elongated face! Certain orientated prism faces have a dusting of micro-crystals of either Pyrite or Chalcopyrite. The nail-head crystals have a bright glassy lustre and are likely coloured by inclusions of finely disseminated Hematite.

Details

Dimensions
13.2 × 10.0 × 5.9 cm
Categories
Calcite, Latest Additions
Locality
Příbram District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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