Lot 2194: Natural History Calcite on Matrix Mineral Specimen.
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A large sheet of white nailhead calcite crystals on matrix, from the Rodopi Mountain region, Bulgaria. See Bonewitz, Dr. Ronald Louis, Rocks & Minerals, 2008, p.177. 11.9 kg, 42.5 cm (16 1/2"). Property of a Gloucestershire gentleman; inherited from his grandfather; found Rodopi Mountain region; collected 1930-1990 by the late Marin Savov of Pamporovo, Bulgaria. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.