A fabulous calcite with aestehic clusters of finest discoid crystals in purest white from Inner Mongolia, China. The fragile lamellar structure impress with the perfect layers of paper thin crytsal blades. The calcite is a centerpiece of any serious collection.
A truly museum piece is this cave mineral, the rose red manganese carbonate. This is the top part of a stalagmite of rhodochrosite, sliced to reveal the patterns in a vivid pink, centered around a chalcedony core. The cut and polished set is from Catamarca region.