Posts tagged: calcite
Calcite, in thin section, from the Cairngorms. This is epic - it’s in plane polarised light yet displays clear rainbow bands so spectacularly!
Manganite with Calcite
Ilfeld, Thuringia, Germany
Danubite with Calcite
Frizington, Cumbria, (Cumberland), England.
Two compound groups of doubly-terminated, dog-tooth crystals are intergrown to form one spectacular specimen.
Cinnabar with Calcite
Pozo de San Teodoro, Almadén, Ciudad Real Spain
Danburite with Calcite
Charcas, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
This stunning cluster of lustrous, pink danburite crystals is partially covered by yellow calcite crystals