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Calcite (C-axis twins) from Tongguangshan Iron Mine, Daye County, China

 
Calcite (C-axis twins) from Tongguangshan Iron Mine, Daye County, China

Calcite (C-axis twins) from Tongguangshan Iron Mine, Daye County, China

Calcite (C-axis twins) from Tongguangshan Iron Mine, Daye County, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 43656
Mineral:Calcite (C-axis twins)
Locality:Tongguangshan Iron Mine, Daye County, China
Description:Transparent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals with red hematite inclusions on select faces. All of the calcite crystals appear doubly-terminated but are actually two crystals twinned on the C-axis with twin plane visible in the centers.
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:3-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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