AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Romania > Calcite on Quartz

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Calcite on Quartz from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

 
Calcite on Quartz from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Calcite on Quartz from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 12690
Mineral:Calcite on Quartz
Locality:Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania
Description:Pristine white quartz crystals up to 2.5 cm long with overgrowth of scalenohedral white calcite crystals. Most of the calcite crystals are 1-2 mm long, but there is one 3 cm calcite on the back. Minor pyrite.
Overall Size:5x5x4 cm
Crystals:1-3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Europe > Calcite Specimens

 

  Buy Calcite on Quartz at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Calcite Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;