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Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 52747
Mineral:Calcite with Pyrite inclusions
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Doubly-terminated scalenohedral transparent calcite crystals fully crystallized on all faces except a few small (5-10 mm) contact points on a few faces. The calcite has golden-orange color at the terminations and microscopic pyrite inclusion throughout. Collected ca. 1985
Overall Size:12x8x7 cm
Crystals:25-95 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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