GOLDEN CALCITE CRYSTALS
A huge specimen of stunning Golden Calcite Crystals on matrix. Dozens of double-terminated golden crystals in a cluster formation, with some galena and chalcopyrite also visible. Calcite is a very popular mineral that comes in a variety of colours and shapes, often with cool optical properties or metal associations. This great piece comes from the Sweetwater Mine in the US, a sought-after location among mineral collectors. An outstanding and super-collectible specimen.
14cm x 11cm x 7.8cm, 886g.
Sweetwater Mine, Ellington, Missouri.