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Calcite

ex collection Manfred Neumann, ex Kujath, Hameln
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Description
Locality: 
Beckermet Mine, Haile, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.8 × 6.5 × 5.5 cm
Weight: 
139.00gr
Description

Calcite phantom crystals on matrix. The phantoms are colored reddish by hematite inclusions. A lot of the crystals are double-terminated.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Calcite

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