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Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

 
Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite on Quartz over Galena from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

DESCRIPTION:No. 80517
Mineral:Calcite on Quartz over Galena
Locality:Deveti Septemvri Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 18 mm, with overgrowth on the rear of translucent white elongated calcite crystals to 3 mm, over silver-metallic cubic galena crystals to 15 mm on the bottom. The calcite crystals fluoresce under UV. Ex. Miller collection
Overall Size:5.5x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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