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Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

 
Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany

DESCRIPTION:No. 72861
Mineral:Calcite with Quartz overgrowth
Locality:Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany
Description:Sparkling cluster of transparent-to-translucent brown bladed calcite crystals to 8 mm, with overgrowth of sugar-like lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 0.5 mm. The calcite crystals are in rounded aggregates on earthy brown matrix. Ex. J. Höppner mineral collection #36220; acquired in trade from G. Zimmermann in October 1994
Overall Size:10x8x5 cm
Crystals:0.5-8.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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