Dragon Minerals - Update January 13, 2019

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16144: Gypsum and Calcite
Hunan, China
Cabinet - 11.7 x 10.4 x 9.2 cm (4.6 x 4.1 x 3.6 inches)
Weight - 1084 grams (2.38 pounds)
Specimen status: Sold

A slightly curved column of translucent gypsum with a somewhat sugary texture is capped with a layer of scalenohedral calcite crystals. These calcites reach 2.2 cm in length. A few bruised spots, but overall good condition for the price. Displays nicely as shown without needing a stand.

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