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submitted by Museum Administration on 03.11.2004

Travertine

Travertine
Copyright (2004) Robin Tzannes

Travertine is a noncrystalline form of calcite, opaque, massive, and colorful. It is formed during the evaporation of water. This piece was found near Diakofti. 9.5 cm. Photograph by Peter B Tzannes, 2004

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