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Calcite over Dolomite on Calcite from Skitchewaug Trail Quarry, Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont

 
Calcite over Dolomite on Calcite from Skitchewaug Trail Quarry, Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Calcite over Dolomite on Calcite from Skitchewaug Trail Quarry, Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont

DESCRIPTION:No. 66007
Mineral:Calcite over Dolomite on Calcite
Locality:Skitchewaug Trail Quarry, Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont
Description:Scalenohedral translucent white calcite crystals (fluorescent under UV) coated with translucent brown rhombic dolomite crystals to 0.8 mm, overgrown with translucent flattened-rhombohedral translucent brownish-gray calcite crystals to 6 mm.
Overall Size:22x20x20 mm
Crystals:micro to 15 mm
Status: For reference only
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