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Calcite on stalactitic Quartz from Shirdi, Nasik District, Maharashtra, India

 
Calcite on stalactitic Quartz from Shirdi, Nasik District, Maharashtra, India

Calcite on stalactitic Quartz from Shirdi, Nasik District, Maharashtra, India

DESCRIPTION:No. 54491
Mineral:Calcite on stalactitic Quartz
Locality:Shirdi, Nasik District, Maharashtra, India
Description:Hollow cavity in gray basalt lined with translucent gray-to-white quartz crystals to 3 mm with several stalactitic formations to 60 mm long. One quartz stalactite has a scalenohedral transparent 25 mm calcite crystal in epitaxial orientation.
Overall Size:9x8x8 cm
Crystals:1-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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