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    CALCITE
    South America
    10.11 x 7.08 x 5.51 inches (25.7 x 18 x 14 cm)

    While quality is usually more important than quantity when it comes to mineral specimens, the large size of colorful Calcite specimens like this one makes an impact that is hard to deny. This showy, lime green decorator is a hefty example of this fairly common material from south of the border. Veins of various shades of green flow through this powerful piece which has been acid-treated for stability. A huge piece by any standard, this glossy chunk is the most popular of all the colors of this type of rock.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    9th-16th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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