|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Morocco > Calcite (Cobalt-rich)|
|Locality:||Bou Azzer District, Anti-Atlas Mountains, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco|
|Description:||Vivid pink-violet rhombohedral calcite crystals with waxy surface luster lining a concave depression in matrix. The bright pink color is due to cobalt impurities in the final layers of calcite and color zoning is visible in the crystals around the edges.|
|Overall Size:||9x4.5x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Calcite Specimens|
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