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Mineral Specimen No. 73232:
Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain.

This mineral specimen of Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain 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. 73232:

Minerals Species: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite.
Location of mineral deposit: Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain.
Description: Sparkling cluster of lustrous transparent orange calcite crystals to 18 mm over lustrous translucent pink rhombohedral dolomite crystals to 4 mm with hydrozincite in crevices. The calcite crystals are a combination of hexagonal and scalenohedral forms. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Collected ca. 1990.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 5.5x3x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-18 mm
Price: $38 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain

Mineral Specimens: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain

Mineral Specimens: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain

Mineral Specimens: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain

Mineral Specimens: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain

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Mineral Specimens: Calcite over Dolomite with Hydrozincite from Mina La Cuerre, Rionansa, La Florida, Sierra de Arnero, Cantabria, Spain

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