Calcite with Hematite Inclusions, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico, Mined ca. 1980s, Kalaskie Collection #765, Small Cabinet 4.3 x 9.0 x 11.7 cm, $250. Online 1/12.
Lustrous, calcite with coating and inclusion of hematite from mining ca. 1980s. Exhibits the classic 2-phase genesis of early sharp scalenohedrons partially over-grown with secondary modified crystals. In excellent condition with fine aesthetics: both with associated hematite. Betty Kalaskie Collection #765.