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Calcite (twinned crystals) from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Calcite (twinned crystals) from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 51445
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Translucent gray-white rhombohedral calcite crystals twinned through the center with well defined twin plane visible. The surfaces of the calcite are composed of many smaller parallel scalenohedral crystal faces and have scattered pyrite microcrystals. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:6x5x4.5 cm
Crystals:15-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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