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Calcite with Native Copper from Franklin Mine, Franklin (near Hancock), Houghton County, Michigan

 
Calcite with Native Copper from Franklin Mine, Franklin (near Hancock), Houghton County, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:No. 15811
Mineral:Calcite with Native Copper
Locality:Franklin Mine, Franklin (near Hancock), Houghton County, Michigan
Description:Thin plate of basalt matrix covered on front and back with transparent, colorless, scalenohedral calcite crystals up to 14 mm. Scattered between the calcites are several irregular blebs of native copper. The copper is NOT included within the calcite.
Overall Size:4.5x4.5x2 cm
Crystals:4-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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