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Calcite from Verchniy Mine (Upper Mine), Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

 
Calcite from Verchniy Mine (Upper Mine), Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Calcite from Verchniy Mine (Upper Mine), Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 22451
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:Verchniy Mine (Upper Mine), Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Pristine cluster of scalenohedral, colorless calcite crystals. Beautiful luster and transparency. No damage (except on rear). Fluoresces orange under UV illumination. Sensel purchased the specimen from Blauwet in 1997 for $200. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M1127
Overall Size:9x7x6 cm
Crystals:1-4 cm
Status: For reference only
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