Verkhnii Mine, Dal'negorsk
Kavalerovo Mining District, Primorskiy Kray
Far-Eastern Region, Russia
8.85 x 5.51 x 4.92 inches (22.5 x 14 x 12.5 cm)
Another classic and significant locality, Dal'negorsk, Russia has
provided this extremely sizable specimen of Calcite which features
an unusual phenomenon of multiple growth phases of which there are
at least two or possibly more. This light, sandy brown stunner is
an incredible lattice of interwoven crystals looking more like a
model of something out of the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy than what
is simply a truly exceptional and definitely very collectible fine
mineral specimen. This is a monster - but a beautiful one.
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