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Ilvaite on Calcite from Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

 
Ilvaite on Calcite from Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Ilvaite on Calcite from Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Ilvaite on Calcite from Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Ilvaite on Calcite from Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Ilvaite on Calcite from Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 74688
Mineral:Ilvaite on Calcite
Locality:Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Sparkling cluster of many lustrous black ilvaite crystals on tan-colored calcite. At first glance the ilvaite crystals appear to be octahedral form, but are actually very short prisms dominated by {011} faces. Collected ca. 1990
Overall Size:5.5x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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