This is a beautiful, magenta Cobaltoan Calcite with large, well-formed crystals. A unique, vibrant specimen that rests nicely for display. Cobaltoan Calcite is a stone of divine and self-love. It is a reminder that beauty and opportunity can be found in the most unlikely of places.
Cobaltoan Calcite, or Cobalto Calcite, is a unique, naturally occurring crystal. It is an intermediary mineral between Calcite and Sphaerocobaltite. In Cobaltoan Calcite, the element Cobalt is replacing the Calcium in the Calcite, this creates the pink color. If all the Calcium in Calcite has been replaced by Cobalt, it is Sphaerocobaltite. Cobaltoan Calcite is a distinct mineral state, in between these two minerals.
You will receive the exact Cobaltoan Calcite shown CAL-0395 Size: 3in x 3in x 2in Weight: 1lb 1oz Origin: Congo Ships within 3 Business days