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Calcite

$7,500.00   €6,158  £5,560.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20544
Read on because this is one beautiful and stunning Chinese Calcite.  A small cabinet sized specimen from the Xianghuapu mine in Chenzhou Prefecture, China, this specimen would grace the cabinet of any specialist Calcite collector.  A perfectly triangular transparent crystal in cross section stands 4.5 cm tall, and projects vertically from a similar but horizontally developed, double terminated crystal of equal clarity and beauty, 6.3 cm long.  All prism faces have a glassy lustre beyond measure and this, together with the underlying carpet of smaller pointed acicular-type Calcite crystals produces a glistening and glittering crystalline array.  It is unusual, highly aesthetic, and splendid.

Details

Dimensions
6.6 × 8.5 × 5.0 cm
Categories
Calcite
Locality
Xianghuapu Mine, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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