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Calcite from Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

 
Calcite from Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

Calcite from Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois

DESCRIPTION:No. 44877
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:Rosiclare District, Hardin County, Illinois
Description:Doubly-terminated translucent pale-yellow calcite crystals with remnants of purple fluorite in the bottom. The calcite crystals have silky surface luster and the faces have complex crystallization patterns throughout. One end has a cleaved corner. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5716; originally acquired in 1983
Overall Size:13.5x6x5 cm
Crystals:50-135 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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