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Calcite On Chalcedony

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Calcite On Chalcedony

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Description
Locality: 
Longyan, Fujian Province, China (Peoples Republic)
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
10 × 5 × 4 cm
Largest Crystal: 
3.20cm
Weight: 
210.00gr
Description

A new find of butterscotch crystals (to 3.2 cm) with unusual radiating milky striations. Very high luster. Situated on a chalcedony shard with a micro crystalline surface. That surface shows through many gemmy areas of the calcites, adding a "dragon skin" look. 

 

M48-9

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Calcite

Polymorph of: 
Formula: 
CaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.0
Streak: 
White

Chalcedony

Variety Of: 

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Hardness: 
7.0
Hardness: 
6.5 - 7.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Kadıköy (Chalcedon), Istanbul Province, Marmara Region, Turkey

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