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English: Calcite (Var.: Manganoan Calcite)
Locality: Idarado Mine, Telluride, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), San Miguel County, Colorado, USA (Locality at
Size: 6.3 x 5.0 x 1.7 cm.
The Idarado mine is most famous for its Manganoan Calcite specimens. In fact, the largest quantity of the finest quality Manganoan Calcite specimens from Colorado were found in this mine. This piece is a lovely "fan"-shaped group of modified scalenohedral Manganoan Calcite crystals with a soft pink hue. The crystals are translucent when backlit. Ex. Jaime Bird Collection.
Deutsch: Calcit (Var.: Manganoan Calcit(?))
Fundort: Idarado Mine, Telluride, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), San Miguel County, Colorado, Vereinigte Staaten (Fundort bei
Größe: 6.3 x 5.0 x 1.7 cm.
Date before March 2010
date QS:P,+2010-03-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+2010-03-00T00:00:00Z/10
creator QS:P170,Q56247090


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