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Calcite on Realgar from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

 
Calcite on Realgar from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Calcite on Realgar from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Calcite on Realgar from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Calcite on Realgar from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 62170
Mineral:Calcite on Realgar
Locality:Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China
Description:Lustrous transparent yellow scalenohedral calcite crystals to 30 mm on one face crystallized red-orange realgar. The calcite crystals are twinned on the {111} C-axis with distinct twin planes visible in the centers.
Overall Size:15x7x6 cm
Crystals:3-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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