Dragon Minerals - September 10, 2020 Update

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32056:
Calcite - $10
Glove Mine, Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall District, Santa Cruz County, Arizona
Miniature - 3.8 x 3.4 x 2.8 cm (1.5 x 1.3 x 1.1 inches)
27 grams (0.06 pounds)
Specimen status: Available     Send an email with specimen number to order

From a locality better known for wulfenite comes this mound of translucent, sparkling calcite. Composed of lustrous, roughly scalenohedral crystals which reach 9 mm in size, it displays a greenish-white fluorescence under both longwave and shortwave UV. Sits nicely on its naturally flat base. A few, scattered, minor bumps are present but otherwise overall condition is quite nice.








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