Calcite, Conichalcite
Gold Hill Mine (Western Utah Mine), Gold Hill, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Deep Creek Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
Small Cabinet, 8.5 x 4.7 x 3.2 cm
Ex. Harold Urish
A very bright, stunningly white calcite layer covers a carpet of intense green conichalcite here a classic from this old mine in Utah. The calcites form as dogtooth scalenohedrons, and completely cover the top surface. Ex. Harold Urish Collection.