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|Calcite on Calcite
|Hengyan, Hunan Province, China
|Several generations of translucent calcite with brown internal phantom zones. The first generation was elongated scalenohedrons, overgrown by the second generation parallel rhombic crystals. One rhombic crystal on the side is cleaved on the bottom face.
|For reference only
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