• Calcite
  • Calcite
  • Calcite
  • Calcite
Classic Minerals

Calcite

$650.00   €601  £500.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4066
Well formed translucent off-white scalenohedral crystals of Calcite measuring to 3.7 cm, are scattered and clustered over a creamy to light tan, biscuit coloured Dolomite matrix.  Micro-crystals of metallic golden-yellow pyrite are also in association, many displaying an elongated rod-like habit. The underside of the matrix bears linear hollow epimorphs of former Baryte blades amongst which small but quite gemmy tabular crystals of Baryte still remain.  A terrific Calcite specimen from the New Glencrieff mine at Wanlockhead, at the western extreme of the Leadhills-Wanlockhead orefield.

Details

Dimensions
11.0 × 9.7 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Ex A.g.moss Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
New Glencrieff Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfries And Galloway, Scotland, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

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