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Mineral Specimen No. 69639:
Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar.

This mineral specimen of Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar 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. 69639:

Minerals Species: Calcite (twinned crystals).
Location of mineral deposit: Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar.
Description: Lustrous transparent pale-yellow calcite crystals in parallel orientation with no matrix on the bottom. The calcite crystals are twinned on a plane running through the center of the cluster resulting in four-sided pointed crystals. Most crystal faces are clean and undamaged, but one corner is bruised.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 6x4.5x4 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-50 mm
Price: $175 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar

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Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) from Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar

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