David K. Joyce

Calcite, var. Cave Formation

15x9.5x9.5 cm
SW Mine
Bisbee, Cochise County
Arizona, USA

Calcite, var. Cave FormationCalcite, var. Cave FormationCalcite, var. Cave Formation

Item number: 29903

When they were mining at Bisbee, many years ago, they often encountered large caves in the underground workings. The caves were lined with stalactites, stalagmites and popcorn calcite formations such as this one. A very nice example from this old, long closed mine.