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Calcite on Quartz from Hoosier Stone and Concrete Corp. Quarry, near Salem, Washington County, Indiana

 
Calcite on Quartz from Hoosier Stone and Concrete Corp. Quarry, near Salem, Washington County, Indiana

Calcite on Quartz from Hoosier Stone and Concrete Corp. Quarry, near Salem, Washington County, Indiana

DESCRIPTION:No. 7663
Mineral:Calcite on Quartz
Locality:Hoosier Stone and Concrete Corp. Quarry, near Salem, Washington County, Indiana
Description:Small cavity lined with lustrous white quartz crystals up to 1 mm long with transparent pale-yellow calcite crystals up to 8 mm across with lustrous, striated crystal faces. Mounted in an acrylic Perky-style display box for protection. Ex. Robert P. Bates (1926-2008) Collection
Overall Size:35x23x17 mm
Crystals:0.5-8.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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