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Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

 
Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Calcite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

DESCRIPTION:No. 49558
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
Description:Classic specimen of a large scalenohedral calcite crystal with surfaces composed of many smaller parallel rhombohedral crystal faces. The calcite is amber-colored with whitish inclusions in areas usually identified as dickite. Ex. Bruce Museum (Stamford, Ct.)
Overall Size:24x16x14 cm
Crystals:24 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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