Dolomite and Calcite - TS 008

Dolomite casts and calcite on rock matrix

Measurements:  70 x 55 x 30 mm

Description:  Dolomite casts and calcite on a rock matrix. The hollow casts are from calcite crystals that dissolved during natural processes. 

The specimen has a few nicks.

Weight of Specimen: 
126 g

Chemical Composition:  CaMg(CO3) (dolomite)
                                        CaCO3  (calcite)

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  (dolomite) 3.5-4
                                           (calcite)  3

Location:  Tsumeb, Northern Namibia.

Specimen Code:  TS 008

R 250

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