Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Calcite On Quartz

Views:
Watches:
SHS50488

Calcite On Quartz

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Prangenhaus Quarry, Rohdenhaus, Niederberg, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
16.5 × 13 × 7.5 cm
Description

Brown calcite crystals on quartz

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Calcite

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

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
Item Toolbox