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Graphite In Calcite

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Graphite In Calcite

Dipl. Ing. W. Maucher, Munich
With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Pargas, Turku-Pori, Southwest Finland, Finland
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
11 × 7.5 × 3.5 cm
Description

An interesting oldie of Graphite flakes in white Calcite.

Comes with an early 20th century label of famous german dealer Wilhelm Maucher (1879-1930), Munich.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Graphite

Formula: 
C
Strunz: 
1.CB.05a
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
1.0 - 2.0

Calcite

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