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Layer Cake - Chondrodite, Calcite, Diopside, Hydrozincite, Aragonite - Long Lake Zinc Mine - Ontario, Canada

2.12.2015

Exceptional examples of the complex mineralogy at the LLZ mine in Canada.  Only a couple of specimens like this were collected from one large boulder.  They show the sedimentary action which created these rocks.  This piece even has a nice vug of calcite crystals - almost unheard of from this mine.  (Second pic shows a similar vug on another specimen from the same find).

 

 

 

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