Dragon Minerals - Update January 28, 2019

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RF363: Calcite (variety Manganoan Calcite) - $150
Huanggang Mine, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad League, Inner Mongolia, China
Small cabinet - 8.1 x 4.8 x 2.7 cm (3.2 x 1.9 x 1.1 inches)
Weight - 168 grams with stand (0.37 pounds)
ex Roy Foerster collection
Specimen status: Available     Send an email to order

A light pastel pink, translucent manganoan calcite crystal, narrow at the base and widening out at the termination. Very good luster. Strong red fluorescence under both longwave and shortwave UV (second photo). Displays perfectly on its acrylic base, which is easily removed if desired. Complete all around, and free of damage.

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