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Calcite (twinned crystals) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Calcite (twinned crystals) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 32367
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Two intergrown twinned crystals of golden calcite with scattered fragments of limestone matrix included in the base. The calcite crystals are twinned on the C-axis (001) with prominent reentrant twin faces. Great color, Ex. M. Jensen
Overall Size:11x6x4 cm
Crystals:4-7 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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