|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Calcite (Mn-rich)|
|Locality:||Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico|
|Description:||Pale-pink transparent calcite crystals with flattened rhombohedral form and silky surface luster. The pink color is caused by manganese impurities (often mislabeled as the obsolete manganocalcite). The calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection|
|Overall Size:||30x25x18 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Mexico > Calcite Specimens|
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