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Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

 
Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 72037
Mineral:Quartz and Calcite over Rhodochrosite
Locality:Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania
Description:Sparkling cluster of lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 20 mm over pink rhodochrosite with translucent pale-yellow calcite. The quartz crystals are so transparent that the pink color of the underlying rhodochrosite is very apparent. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:6x6x3 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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