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Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

 
Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite from Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 68410
Mineral:Calcite on Dolomite over Calcite
Locality:Boldut Mine, Cavnic, Maramures, Romania
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless to pale-yellow elongated scalenohedral calcite crystals to 20 mm over a thin layer of yellow-white dolomite crystals with silky luster on a plate of colorless calcite. The late calcite fluoresces orange under SW UV.
Overall Size:14x10x4 cm
Crystals:0.5-20.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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