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Mineral Specimen No. 65763:
Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia.

This mineral specimen of Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 65763:

Minerals Species: Calcite on Quartz.
Location of mineral deposit: Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia.
Description: Lustrous transparent rhombohedral colorless calcite crystals in parallel orientation on a 1.5 mm thick plate on translucent white quartz. The calcite crystals fluoresce orange under SW UV illumination. Difficult to photograph -- must see in person. Though the crystals are clean and in good condition, a few show damage upon close inspection, but they are minor compared to the relative size of the specimen.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 14x9x3.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 4-50 mm
Price: $225 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Calcite on Quartz from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

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