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Calcite Dolomite Marcil Quarry, Quebec -007

NEW! Calcite Pink Dolomite from Marcil Quarry -007

Calcite is a calcium carbonate (CaCO3) the most stable polymorphs aragonite and vaterite. It has a Mohs hardness of 3, a specific gravity of 2.71. Crystals are trigonal-rhombohedral but rombohedra are uncommon form. In places like Mont Saint Hilaire it mimics just about every mineral species in the quarry.

Fine example of Calcite Dolomite crystals with pink Dolomite matrix
From ST. Clothilde near Chateuguay, Quebec, Canada. I collected this specimen on the 13th of October 2013.

Size is 90 x 70 x 70 mm

Price: $80.00

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Calcite Dolomite Marcil Quarry, Quebec -007