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Calcite (C-axis Twin) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Calcite (C-axis Twin) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (C-axis Twin) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 21324
Mineral:Calcite (C-axis Twin)
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Twinned crystals of golden calcite perched on colorless calcite matrix. The twinned crystals are rare and should be confused with ordinary doubly-terminated calcite crystals. Minor flaws. Ex. P. Santillo
Overall Size:9x9x6 cm
Crystals:2-6 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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