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Calcite on red Quartz from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite on red Quartz from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Mineral:Calcite on red Quartz
Locality:Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Pink quartz crystals up to 8 cm long. The crystals has complex, parallel faces on termination and prisms. The red coloration may be due to minute rutile crystals included in the quartz. Several colorless calcite crystals up to 2 cm are scattered about.
Overall Size:10x7x6 cm
Crystals:1-8 cm
Archived: For reference only






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