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Calcite (Poker Chip habit) from Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

 
Calcite (Poker Chip habit) from Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Calcite (Poker Chip habit) from Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Calcite (Poker Chip habit) from Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 40493
Mineral:Calcite (Poker Chip habit)
Locality:Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Description:Tabular hexagonal white calcite crystals in parallel orientation commonly called Poker Chip Calcite because it resembles a stack of poker chips. The calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination.
Overall Size:5x5x3.5 cm
Crystals:5-28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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