- Calcite Var. Manganoan
- Cabinet, 12.4 x 9.0 x 8.8 cm
- Second Soviet Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kraj, Siberia, Russia
Centered aesthetically on its matrix is a single stark textbook crystal, measuring 7 cm across. This sharp crystal is lustrous and translucent, light pink, and fluoresces a vibrant reddish-orange color. It is a dramatic specimen showing unusual aesthetics for a matrix calcite from this location. Complete all around, 360 degrees!