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Calcite from Nanisivik Mine, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada

Calcite from Nanisivik Mine, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada

Locality:Nanisivik Mine, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada
Description:Thin plate of pyrite overgrown on one side with drusy calcite and larger compound crystals of calcite. The larger calcite crystals have multiple terminations in parallel orientation.
Overall Size:6x4.5x2 cm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Archived: For reference only






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