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Calcite from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia

 
Calcite from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia

Calcite from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia

Calcite from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia

Calcite from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia

DESCRIPTION:No. 51466
Mineral:Calcite
Locality:Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Description:Translucent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 10 mm with overgrowth a second generation of smaller elongated-scalenohedral colorless calcite crystals to 1 mm. The calcite is fully crystallized on all sides of a knob of gray matrix. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:9x6x5 cm
Crystals:0.5-10.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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