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Calcite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Locality:Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Exquisite transparent to translucent colorless calcite crystal 7 cm long. Absolutely pristine with no damage. Minor quartz and ilvaite crystals near the base. Fluoresces orange under UV illumination.
Overall Size:8x6x4 cm
Crystals:7 cm
Archived: For reference only






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