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JC5345.   Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5 cm   71g.  $8.00   Cream colored dog tooth calcite on the top, changing to light orange/tannish orange on the bottom.  The calcite on the base is lighter in color than the photo shows.   The top of the specimen has several starburst sprays sitting on the calcites.  Lustrous and transparent quartz.   RESERVED
JC54345.  Close up of top of specimen. 
JC5345.  Closer view.  
JC5345.  Close up of base of specimen.  
JC5348.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5  x 8 cm  92g.  $12.00   Small, cream colored scalenohedral calcite crystals are partially coated by small starburst sprays of brilliant quartz crystals.    Some micro-drusy quartz is also present.   
JC5348.  Close up view, left side
JC5348.  Close up view, top right.  
JC5349Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 6 cm   29g.  $10.00   Small scalenohedra of calcite are partially coated by brilliant sprays of quartz which appear to be sitting on micro-drusy quartz. 
JC5349.   Close up, top of specimen
JC5349.   Closer view yet.
JC5349.  Close up of lower right.  
JC5353.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  3.5 x 5.5 cm  87g    $8.00   An approximately L shaped opening has small dogtooth calcites along the top, partially covered with brilliant quartz crystals, with the lower part nearly covered with brilliant quartz crystals.  Lots of sparkle.     RESERVED
JC5353.  Close up of lower part of opening

 

JC5353.  Close up of upper part of opening. 
JC5354.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5 cm  63g.  $5.00  Light beige dogtooth calcite crystals, a bit lighter in color than the photo shows, have scattered sunbursts of brilliant quartz crystals on them.  RESERVED
JC5354.  Close up view. 
JC5358.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.   3.5 x 5 cm  48g.   $5.00.    Brilliant sprays of quartz covering calcite.    Has a few little balls of micro-crystalline quartz scattered around.  One of the calcite crystals, in the lower center, has been broken when in the pocket, and not rehealed.    RESERVED
JC5358.  Close up view. 
JC5400.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  3.5 x 4 cm  38g.$5.00.  Starburst of quartz crystals on the tip of a dogtooth calcite.  Calcite is a light brownish color, and not lustrous.  
JC5400.  Close up
JC5436.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  3 x 6.5 cm  64g.  $7.00   Prismatic brilliant quartz crystals on dogtooth calcite.  Several of the quartz starbursts feature scepter crystals.  The calcite is lighter in color than the photo would indicate.     RESERVED
JC5436.  Close up of the scepter crystals.  
JC5437.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5.5 cm  82g.  $5.00   Brownish orange calcite, lighter in color than the photo shows, is partially covered with brilliant starburst sprays of quartz in the upper half, and more milky quartz in the lower half.        RESERVED
JC5437.  Close up view. 
JC5455.   Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5 x 10 cm  201g.  $12.00.    Light orange calcite is host to sparkly micro-crystalline drusy quartz with several sprays of clear quartz scattered around.   The calcite is a bit lighter orange than the photo would indicate.  
JC5455.   Close up view, central area.  
JC5455.  Close up of lower right. 
JC5457.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  6.5 x 10.5 cm  289g.   $25.00.   Scalenohedra of calcite with satiny luster are host to several starburst sprays of quartz with the usual brilliant luster.  On the left side are balls of micro-crystalline sparkly drusy quartz.   Sawn back.    RESERVED
JC5457.  Close up left side. 
JC5457.  Close up central area.  
JC5457.  Closer view.  
JC5481.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5 x 8 cm   160g.   $10.00   Several large calcite scalenohedra have a scattering of quartz starbursts sitting on the ends of the calcite crystals.  
JC5481.  Close up view, lower front center. 
JC5494.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  7.5 x 8.5 cm   405g.   $25.00  Calcite scalenohedra with satiny luster are host to numerous starburst sprays of stubby, brilliant quartz crystals.  Some orange staining on the calcite base is present, and lighter in color than the photo shows.     RESERVED
JC5494.  Side view showing the dogtooth calcites better.  
JC5494.  Close up of calcites with stubby, transparent, and brilliant quartz crystals. 
JC5494.  Close up.  
JC5494.  Close up.  
JC5498.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  7.5 x 8 cm   243g. $10.00   Beige to cream calcite scalenohedra have scattered starburst groups of quartz crystals.  Some of the calcite has a thin layer of micro-crystalline drusy quartz partially coating them.   In the upper right are scattered spherical blebs of micro crystalline quartz.    Sawn base.  
JC5498.   Close up.
JC5498.   Close up.  
JC5502.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5 x 7.5 cm   161g.  $12.00.   Beige to brownish calcite scalenohedra with a corroded look have numerous groups of starburst brilliant quartz crystals scattered around.    RESERVED 
JC5502.  Close up view.  
JC5502.  Close up view.  
JC5513.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  3.5 x 8 cm   126g.   $15.00.    Small, crudely formed calcite crystals are nearly completely coated with sparkly, transparent quartz crystal sprays.   The calcite is stained a light orange from iron staining, much lighter in color than the photo shows.   
JC5513.  Close up left side.  
JC5513.  Closer view, near top center.   .  
JC5513.  Close up view, right side.  
JC5523.   Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  7.5 x 10 cm  425g.   $18.00   A vug like opening has calcite scalenohedra across the top with dullish satiny luster.  Across the bottom of the vug are numerous sparkly quartz crystals and on the right side of the lower portion are more prismatic little crystals/groups growing on the calcite crystals.    RESERVED
JC5523.  Close up central area
JC5523.  Very close up view of upper right calcite crystal in above photo...little sprig of crystals sort of hanging off the calcite.  
JC5523.  Close up, lower right side.   .  
JC5527.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5.5 x 11 cm   214g.  $15.00.   Beige to cream calcite scalenohedra have micro crystalline quartz scattered around their base and partially coating the crystals.  Sitting on the micro crystalline quartz are numerous starburst groups of quartz crystals.    RESERVED

 

JC5527.   Side view.  
JC5527.  Close up view.  
JC5527.  Close up view.  
JC5527.  Close up view.  
JC5528.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5.5 x 8 cm  206g.   $20.00,   Light brown calcite scalenohedra have numerous starburst sprays of brilliant quartz crystals growing on them.     RESERVED
JC5528.  Close up view, upper right of specimen.  
JC5528.  Close up view, lower right of specimen. 
JC5530.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  6.5 x 7 cm   157g.    $15.00   Cream color calcite scalenohedra with satiny luster have several starburst sprigs of brilliant quartz crystals perched on them.   Some micro crystalline drusy quartz is also present for added sparkle.       RESERVED
JC5530.  Close up of left side.  
JC5545.   Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 6 cm  60g.  $5.00.   A bright satin luster calcite scalenohedron on the left side of the specimen has several cactus spine like brilliant quartz crystals growing on it.   Several of these are scepters, as seen in the close up.    Several little sprays of quartz crystals are scattered on the calcite crystals in the center and right side of the piece.       RESERVED
JC5545.  Close up of calcite on left side, showing sceptered quartz crystals.  

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