Apalachee Minerals

Fine Worldwide and Southeastern U.S. Minerals

CAL3913 - Calcite with Chalcopyrite on Limestone

$42.00 Weight: 397 g


Milliken (Sweetwater, Ozark Lead) Mine, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds County, Missouri, USA
79mm x 57mm x 40mm
Small Cabinet
Rich specimen comprised of several yellow prismatic translucent calcite crystals (the largest 5.5 cm long), on a limestone matrix. Brassy chalcopyrite crystals to 0.8 cm also present. Calcite is fluorescent orange-pink under shortwave (254 nm) and bright pink under midwave (312 nm) UV light. A couple of micro-dings on calcites; otherwise no damage.

Apalachee Minerals, Inc. . P.O. Box 6862 Tallahassee, Florida 32314-6812 . 850.443.0504 

Copyright © 2015. All Rights Reserved.