Mineral Specimen 5997 Palygorskite, Calcite with Included Hematite from Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway for sale M & W Minerals Fine Mineral Specimens

 

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Mineral Specimen #5997    Palygorskite, Calcite with Included Hematite

Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway

7.1 x 3.4 x 1.5 cm

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Ex. Steve Pullman


Off white colored, Palygorskite composed of matted, coarse fibers. Attached are cleaved crystals of Calcite partially colored reddish orange with Hematite. A note on the location: although the species is not listed on mindat for Kristiansand, it is listed for elsewhere in Vest Agder and the specimen was purchased directly from someone in Norway by Steve Pullman.

Condition: Fairly Good

Flaws: The Calcite is cleaved.

This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Phyllosilicates | Calcite | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Phyllosilicates | Calcite | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars