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Natural History Museum > Rocks > Calcite rods

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submitted by Museum Administration on 03.11.2004

Calcite rods

Calcite rods
Copyright (2004) Robin Tzannes

Concretionary calcite is formed by dripping water. These ‘fingers’ are similar in structure to stalactites, and range from 2 to 5 cm in length. Found near Diakofti. Photograph by Peter B Tzannes, 2004

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