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Celestine with Calcite from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

 
Celestine with Calcite from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

Celestine with Calcite from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

Celestine with Calcite from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

Celestine with Calcite from Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:No. 40665
Mineral:Celestine with Calcite
Locality:Ottawa Silica Company Quarry, Rockwood, Wayne County, Michigan
Description:Large double-sided cluster of translucent blue celestine (celestite) crystals up to 25 mm long with one side coated with 1 mm colorless calcite crystals. The uncoated celestine crystals show white zones where they began to alter to strontianite.
Overall Size:10.5x10.5x5 cm
Crystals:1-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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