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Mineral Specimen No. 75582:
Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China.

This mineral specimen of Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China 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 for sale No. 75582:

Mineral Species: Calcite (in stacked parallel formations).
Location of mineral deposit: Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China.
Description: Superb specimen of flattened rhombohedral pale-pink calcite crystals in groups of stacked crystals in parallel orientation that grew over scalenohedral calcite crystals in epitaxial orientation. This specimen must be seen in person to be appreciated. 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. From my personal collection.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 7x5x4 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 3-8 mm
Price: $300 (plus shipping).

Mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Detail view of mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Detail view of mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Detail view of mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Detail view of mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Detail view of mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW UV lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Fluorescent illuminated mineral Calcite (in stacked parallel formations) for sale from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

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