Mineral Specimen #5152 Calcite with Hematite on Botryoidal Hematite
Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England
Clear elongated Calcite crystals tinited a reddish color with a light dusting of Hematite on the surfaces. The crystals are well formed with a glossy luster and rest on a bed of reddish colored Hematite. This is classic English material.
Flaws: A few of the crystals are incomplete.
6.8 x 5.8 x 2.3 cmThe longest crystal, which is on the edge of the specimen, measures 2.1 cm.