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Harmotome and Calcite from Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

 
Harmotome and Calcite from Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome and Calcite from Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

Harmotome and Calcite from Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

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Harmotome and Calcite from Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland

DESCRIPTION:No. 37775
Mineral:Harmotome and Calcite
Locality:Strontian, Loch Sunart, Highland (formerly Argyll), Scotland
Description:Circular specimen covered on one face with lustrous white harmotome crystals with minor yellow-brown calcite. Many thin platy white calcite crystals are intergrown with the harmotome crystals. Ex. John Albanese (1898-1969), ex. John Albanese, Jr.
Overall Size:8x7x3.5 cm
Crystals:3-8 mm
Status: For reference only
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