David K. Joyce

Calcite, Hematite

5.9x3.8x2.8 cm
Faraday Mine, (Madawaska Mine)
Ontario, Canada

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Item number: 26588

A singly terminated scalenohedron from the long-closed Faraday Uranium Mine, a large pegmatite deposit. The crystal is tipical of calcite crystals from the deposit being a pinacoid terminated scalenohedron, coated with iron oxides and including chalcopyrite and pyrite crystals. Very nice example!