|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from England > Calcite|
|Locality:||Wheal Wrey, St Ive, Liskeard District, Cornwall, England|
|Description:||Elongated transparent colorless calcite crystals exhibiting prismatic hexagonal form dominated by alternating faces resulting in triangular prisms. The calcite crystals are terminated with flat basal pinacoid faces. This mine closed in 1866. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #173|
|Overall Size:||5x3.5x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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