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Calcite on Calcite from Shullsburg District, Lafayette County, Wisconsin

 
Calcite on Calcite from Shullsburg District, Lafayette County, Wisconsin

Calcite on Calcite from Shullsburg District, Lafayette County, Wisconsin

DESCRIPTION:No. 43245
Mineral:Calcite on Calcite
Locality:Shullsburg District, Lafayette County, Wisconsin
Description:Classic Shullsberg calcite specimen with a 7 cm long scalenohedral crystal overgrown with a 4.5 cm rhombohedral crystal. The scalenohedral phantom is visible inside the rhombohedron. The surfaces of the scalenohedron are composed of small rhombic faces.
Overall Size:10x6x5 cm
Crystals:2-70 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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