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Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

 
Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite with Pyrrhotite from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 77002
Mineral:Calcite with Pyrrhotite
Locality:Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless calcite crystals to 16 mm in parallel orientation over early calcite micro crystals with brown-metallic pyrrhotite crystals to 3 mm. The large calcite crystals are rhombohedral form, with secondary edge faces. Collected ca. 1993. Fluoresces pink-white under longwave and shortwave UV illumination
Overall Size:5.5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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