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|Calcite (C-axis twin) on Sphalerite
|Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
|Lustrous yellow transparent-to-translucent scalenohedral calcite crystals surrounded by smaller colorless calcite crystals to 9 mm on brown sphalerite. The calcite is twinned on the C-axis with twin plane reentrant faces visible in the middle. collected in 2012
|For reference only
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