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Calcite from La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

 
Calcite from La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Calcite from La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Calcite from La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite from La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 15872
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Single crystal of white calcite with minute (1-2 mm) crystal faces all in parallel orientation overgrown on the faces of a large rhombic crystal. With illumination from the right angle, reflections come off all the minute faces simultaneously.
Overall Size:4x4x3 cm
Crystals:4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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