AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Poland > Celestine on Calcite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Celestine on Calcite from Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland

 
Celestine on Calcite from Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland

Celestine on Calcite from Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland

Celestine on Calcite from Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland

Celestine on Calcite from Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Celestine on Calcite from Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland

DESCRIPTION:No. 69646
Mineral:Celestine on Calcite
Locality:Machˇw mine, Tarnobrzeg, Poland
Description:Several lustrous transparent colorless celestine (celestite) crystals to 32 mm on lustrous transparent rhombohedral golden-brown calcite crystals to 4 mm. The crystals fluoresce white under SW UV illumination and phosphoresce when extinguished.
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-32 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Europe > Celestine Specimens

 

  Buy Celestine on Calcite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Celestine Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;