|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from England > Calcite|
|Locality:||Bigrigg Mine, near Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England|
|Description:||Pristine specimen of hexagonal colorless calcite crystals standing upright off brown matrix. The calcite crystals have striated, shallow pyramidal terminations and are exceptionally transparent. Ex. Henry D. Miller (1838-1919 or 1920) collection, bequeathed to the Wadsworth Atheneum in 1909; ex. Loomis-Chaffee School|
|Overall Size:||6.5x4.5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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