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Calcite

#PD33197

Calcite

#PD33197
Availability
Sold
Size
6 x 10.5 x 5 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
CaCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Shullsburg, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, United States
Tagged
carbonate

An aestethic group of huge nearly 5cm translucent white Calcite crystals that are very well formed and take an interesting nailhead/modified rhombohedral form. Classic and highly sought locality for the Wisconsin collectors! Minor scuffing. Minor fluorescence to a light orange.

Calcite

Formula
CaCO3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Coarse, Stalactitic, Massive 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, white, pink, yellow, brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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