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Calcite with unusual phantom on Quartz from Shangbao Mine, Leiyang, Hunan, China

 
Calcite with unusual phantom on Quartz from Shangbao Mine, Leiyang, Hunan, China

Calcite with unusual phantom on Quartz from Shangbao Mine, Leiyang, Hunan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 38725
Mineral:Calcite with unusual phantom on Quartz
Locality:Shangbao Mine, Leiyang, Hunan, China
Description:Translucent yellow calcite crystals up to 28 mm on matrix of colorless quartz crystals up to 10 mm with yellow dolomite crystals to 3 mm. The largest hexagonal prismatic calcite shows a scalenohedral phantom inside (unusual!).
Overall Size:6x6x3 cm
Crystals:3-28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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