Calcite on Dolomite

Shangbao Pyrite mine, Leiyang Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Small Cabinet, 7.2 x 6.4 x 2.7 cm
Start Time: 06/23/2011 6:45:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 06/30/2011 6:45:00 pm (CDT)
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Item Description

A beautiful and aesthetic Calcite specimen from the famous Shangbao Pyrite mine in China. A 2.3 cm, sharp, well-formed, light yellow color, scalenohedral crystal group of Calcite sitting on pearly, lustrous, white Dolomite matrix. Virtually undamaged, and eye-catching.

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