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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. 35659
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Twinned crystals of golden calcite with colorless calcite on the bottom. The calcite crystals are twinned on the C-axis (001) with prominent reentrant twin faces. Though the tips are cleaved, this color and quality are hard to get now the mine is closed.
Overall Size:15x10x8 cm
Crystals:1-9 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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