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Quartz Geode with Calcite from Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa

 
Quartz Geode with Calcite from Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa

Quartz Geode with Calcite from Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa

DESCRIPTION:No. 34762
Mineral:Quartz Geode with Calcite
Locality:Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa
Description:Large hollow geode lined on the inside surfaces with colorless quartz crystals up to 7 mm and a large 60 mm nailhead-habit calcite crystal. Small metallic pyrite microcrystals are scattered throughout. Ex. Frank Jaeger collection #425
Overall Size:15x12x10 cm
Crystals:1-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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