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Aragonite on Calcite from Germany

 
Aragonite on Calcite from Germany

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Aragonite on Calcite from Germany

DESCRIPTION:No. 8242
Mineral:Aragonite on Calcite
Locality:Germany
Description:Calcite crystal matrix with brilliant aragonite needle-like crystals up to 6 mm. The aragonite crystals fluoresce orange under UV illumination. Mounted in plastic case for protection. Ex. R. Bates Collection #544
Overall Size:4x3x3 cm
Crystals:3-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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