|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Morocco > Calcite (Cobalt-rich)|
|Locality:||Bou Azzer District, Anti-Atlas Mountains, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco|
|Description:||Rounded cluster of lustrous transparent-to-translucent pink rhombohedral calcite crystals on calcite-rich gangue. The calcite pink color is caused by cobalt impurities (commonly mislabeled as the obsolete mineral name cobaltocalcite or cobaltoan calcite) Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection|
|Overall Size:||4x3.5x2.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Calcite Specimens|
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