Mineral Specimen #3017 Dolomite Pseudomorph after Calcite with Micro Pyrite Crystals
Cavnic Mine, Cavnic, Maramures Co., Romania
A curious pseudomorph cast of Dolomite after Calcite. The Dolomite is quite thin and the specimen is very light and only weighs 96 grams (less than 3.5 ounces). There are micro Pyrite crystals scattered across the top surface of the specimen. The color of the top surface is white with a very slight peach/pink coloration in places. The color is a little more pronounced on the bottom of the specimen. The specimen is in excellent condition with no appreciable damage.