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Calcite (twinned crystals) from Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Rudnyy, Kustanay Oblast, Kazakhstan

 
Calcite (twinned crystals) from Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Rudnyy, Kustanay Oblast, Kazakhstan

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Rudnyy, Kustanay Oblast, Kazakhstan

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Rudnyy, Kustanay Oblast, Kazakhstan

DESCRIPTION:No. 46004
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Rudnyy, Kustanay Oblast, Kazakhstan
Description:Transparent (internally flawless!) yellow rhombohedral calcite crystals penetration-twinned three places on the {001} planes with minor matrix attached on the bottom and one corner. Each calcite crystal is twinned to the adjacent calcite crystal. Ex. Robert C. Lambert (1919-2008) #135; acquired in 1994
Overall Size:6.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:20-35 mm
Status: For reference only
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