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Quartz epimorph over Calcite from Mount Baldwin, Mono County, California

 
Quartz epimorph over Calcite from Mount Baldwin, Mono County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 898
Mineral:Quartz epimorph over Calcite
Locality:Mount Baldwin, Mono County, California
Description:Plate of white pseudomorphs (epimorphs) to 4.5 cm of milky quartz after calcite. Several epimorphs are incomplete showing the thin inner cavity where the calcite had been. The largest plate I have ever seen from this unusual locality.
Overall Size:24x23x8 cm
Crystals:1-4.5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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