|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Iceland > Calcite var. Iceland Spar|
|Mineral:||Calcite var. Iceland Spar|
|Description:||Large cluster of crystallized calcite from an old museum collection. Iceland calcite is usually available only as cleavages, but the this specimen has large (6-8 cm) crystals with many smaller, parallel crystal faces on the surface. Ex. Westtown School (West Chester, Pa.) Collection no. 6612, donated by Samuel Alsop (ca. 1850).|
|Overall Size:||11x8x7 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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