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Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

 
Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

Calcite from St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri

DESCRIPTION:No. 51254
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:St. Joe Mine, No. 14 Shaft, Leadwood, Old Lead Belt, Saint Francois County, Missouri
Description:Translucent yellow-gray scalenohedral calcite crystals with waxy surface luster on select faces. The calcite appears to have crystallized in a narrow vein that constricted growth. A rare specimen from this mine collected by a mine employee. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection, employed at St. Joseph Lead Co. 1948-1951, personally collected in 1950
Overall Size:9.5x6x3 cm
Crystals:6-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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