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Calcite (fluorescent) viewBack to SPECIAL AUCTION: OLD CLASSIC MINERALS
from the Kay Robertson Mineral Collection
ends Tuesday June 25th, 2019

Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
  • Starting Time:6/5/2019 06:30:00 PM(CDT)
  • Ending Time:6/25/2019 06:30:00 PM(CDT)
  • Time Left:19H 45M 23S

  • Start Bid:$10
  • Reserve Bid:$10
  • Current Bid:$45
  • Size:8.7 x 5.1 x 4.3 cm
  • Size Description:Small Cabinet

Description:Dramatic and sculptural, this Calcite cluster is from the famous mines at Charcas. Highly modified, the Calcites are glassy, very finely striated, and the terminations are mostly flat and beveled, with one being trigonal. Overall, this is a very uncommon habit for Charcas Calcites, which are renowned for their more common "poker-chip" habit. The largest of the Calcites is a significant 5 cm tall, and they all have a rich, red fluorescence. This fine, aesthetic small cab was #2429 in Kay's collection.

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