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Cobaltoan Calcite

£625   €708  $816 approx.  

This specimen is priced in pounds sterling, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC1444

A super specimen with well formed gemmy crystals of Cobaltoan Calcite from the Mashamba West Mine. This mine is a large open pit in the Katanga Copper Crescent. The Cobaltoan Calcite specimen hosts sharply formed scalenohedral crystals measuring to over 2cm length. The gemmy crystals are a pastel pink with yellowish depth to their centres. They have developed on a light coloured matrix of drusy Calcite and rock. Here and there a small areas of pale blue Chrysocolla. A fabulous display specimen from D.R. Congo.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 4.5 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba), DR Congo (Zaire), Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cobaltoan

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