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Calcite var. Cobaltian Calcite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Calcite var. Cobaltian Calcite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Calcite var. Cobaltian Calcite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 18563
Mineral:Calcite var. Cobaltian Calcite
Locality:Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Bright pink crystals of cobaltian calcite completely coating one side of matrix. The cobaltian calcite is quite lustrous, the many crystals make the specimen very sparkly.
Overall Size:7x5x4 cm
Crystals:2-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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