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Calcite (GEM twins) on matrix viewBack to SPECIAL MINERAL AUCTION - $249 RESERVE LIQUIDATION SPECIMENS - ends June 13, 2019

Sokolovskoe Iron Mine, Rudny, Kostanay Province, Kazakhstan
  • Starting Time:6/6/2019 06:45:00 PM(CDT)
  • Ending Time:6/13/2019 06:45:00 PM(CDT)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Start Bid:$249
  • Reserve Bid:$249
  • Current Bid:n/a
  • Size:4.9 x 4.1 x 3.5 cm
  • Size Description:Miniature

Description:These Calcites are a favorite among collectors and dealers, and they are certainly some of the most iconic examples of the species to come out in 25 years. These beautiful soft golden color rhombs are easily recognizable with their fantastic form and superior gemminess. This gorgeous miniature specimen features superb, satiny, WATER CLEAR, gorgeous yellow color twinned rhombohedra of Calcite beautifully sitting on matrix. The largest crystal measures 2.9 cm. Fine codition on the top / display side with only minor imperfections, and a small bit of a separation mark on the back where it detached from the pocket wall. You just don't see many of these on the market anymore and, this one is a great quality representation of these now classic Calcites. Valued at $750.

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