|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Peru > Calcite (Manganese-rich)|
|Locality:||Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru|
|Description:||Hemispherical cluster of scalenohedral, white calcite crystals up to 15 mm long, frequently misidentified as Manganocalcite (an invalid mineral species), overgrown on colorless quartz crystals up to 6 mm long. The calcite grew in successive layers.|
|Overall Size:||7x5x4 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Brazil & South America > Calcite Specimens|
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