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Calcite twin from Tri-State District, Baxter Springs, Kansas

 
Calcite twin from Tri-State District, Baxter Springs, Kansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 11460
Mineral:Calcite twin
Locality:Tri-State District, Baxter Springs, Kansas
Description:Rare twinned crystal of elongated calcite to 13 cm long. The base shows inverted-v, cited as the rare twin form in Richards article on calcite twinning (The Four Twin Laws of Calcite and How to Recognize Them - Rocks & Minerals, Sept.-Oct. 1999.) Ex. Swigert collection #498
Overall Size:14x7x7 cm
Crystals:12-13 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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