4.4" YellowPink ICELAND SPAR Gemmy Calcite Rhomb Dbl Refracting Mexico for sale

  • $60.30$90.00
  • Mineral: Calcite
  • Product Code: EB1015CICE6
  • Availability: In Stock

Here is a gemmy yellow specimen of see-through of Iceland spar (calcite).  It is 4.4" from tip-to-tip, and is a cleaved rhombohedron which is large and transparent enough to demonstrate the unique characteristic of double refraction.  Just put a straight line under the calcite and rotate it to see the double image appear and disappear.

Location La Prieta Linda Mine, Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico
Size 3.3" x 3.0" x 1.6"
Suggested Stand N/A