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Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 12 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

 
Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 12 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 12 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

DESCRIPTION:No. 50903
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:St. Joe Mine, No. 12 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri
Description:Doubly-terminated transparent yellow calcite crystals with complex crystallization patterns on the surfaces. Nalle collected this specimen underground from a 2x4 foot cavity while employed as mining engineer. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #540a, employed at St. Joseph Lead Co. 1948-1951, personally collected in 1949
Overall Size:5.5x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:15-55 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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