|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Calcite|
|Locality:||N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa|
|Description:||Translucent pale-link scalenohedral calcite crystals on brown manganese ore. The calcite crystals fluoresce orange under UV illumination caused by manganese impurities. Ex. George Elling; ex.Charlie Key collection|
|Overall Size:||3.5x3x2.5 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Calcite Specimens|
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