Calcite, Fluorite
Small Cabinet, 5.9 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm
Shangbao Pyrite mine, Leiyang Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
A superb, sculptural and aesthetic specimen from the Shangbao Mine of China. A 3.3 cm, doubly terminated, glassy, translucent, golden-amber calcite crystal is perched atop an etched and contacted sliver of colorless to faintly, light purple fluorite. Ex. Brent Lockhart Collection.