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JC5546.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 4.5 cm  65g  $8.00.    A calcite scalenohedron in the top center has several brilliant prismatic quartz crystals sticking out of it light cactus spines.   Rest of the specimen is mostly micro crystalline drusy quartz.  
JC5546.  Close up view, central area near the top.   . 
JC5555.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 7 cm  66g.  $7.00   Light beige calcite crystals, lighter than the photo indicates, have numerous scattered starburst sprays of quartz crystals on their terminations.      RESERVED
JC5555.  Close up, top left.  
JC5555.  Close up, top right.  
JC5560.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5 cm  73g.   $7.00   Scalenohedral calcites have sprays of quartz crystals on their terminations.   Some quartz crystals are sceptered. 
JC5560.  Close up, bottom right.   Note the scepters.  
JC5560.  Close up.  
JC5560.  Close up.  
JC5608.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 6 cm   71g.  $7.00    Sprigs of gemmy quartz on poorly crystallized calcite.  
JC5608.   Close up.  
JC5616.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  6 x 9 cm  296g.  $20.00   Scalenohedra of calcite, with light, creamy/orangish color have a secondary overgrowth of tiny scalenohedra.   Around the edges of the calcite are brilliant starburst groups of quartz nearly covering the matrix.    Sawn back.  
JC5616.   Close up.  
JC5616.  Close up.  
JC5616.  Close up.  
JC5635.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  7 x 10.5 cm  345g.   $20.00.   Not well crystallized calcite is heavily coated with rounded masses of micro-crystalline quartz, with lots of sparkle.   On the left side are tiny sprays of sparkly quartz.  On the right side are several starburst sprays of brilliant quartz crystals.   Sawn back
JC5635.  Close up, right side.  
JC5635.  Close up, left side.  
JC5635.  Closer view.  
JC5654.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5.5 cm  67g.  $12.00,   Light beige calcite scalenohedra, lighter than the photo shows, are mostly covered with starburst sprays of quartz on the top half, and a globular group of quartz with bright luster on the bottom half.   Attached, mostly to the base of the quartz crystals, are tiny globules of microcrystalline quartz, also with bright luster.  The whole specimens sparkles nicely.   
JC5654.  Close up, bottom center.   .  
JC5654.  Close up, top center. 
JC5655.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5 cm  56g.  $10.00   Poorly crystallized calcite has some scalenohedra on the right side, and perched on the calcite are several groups of the brilliant starburst style quartz crystals.  The central area has numerous small clear quartz crystals and groups covering most of the calcite  
JC5655.  Close up, center right.  
JC5655.  Close up.  Top.  
JC5659.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5.5 cm  48g.  $10.00   Poorly formed and small dog tooth calcite is covered with transparent sprays of quartz.  A bit of drusy quartz is in the lower right front.  The calcite is a cream to beige color, much lighter than the photo shows.   
JC5659.  Close up.  Top center. 
JC5663.   Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4.3 x 7 cm  83g  $8.00    Sprays of gemmy quartz on calcite scalenohedra. 
JC5663.  Close up, top center
JC5663.  Close up, bottom left. 
JC5670.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  4 x 5 cm  71g.  $10.00.    Although hard to see in the photo, on the right lower edge of the specimen is a calcite scalenhedron covered with a thin layer of brilliant sparkly quartz crystals.    In the left foreground is a partial scalenohedron covered with micro crystalline drusy quartz.   In the upper left is a starburst group of quartz crystals sort of embedded in the drusy quartz covering the rest of the specimen.    
JC5670.  Close up.  
JC5670.  Close up, left foreground.  
JC5748.  Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  5.5 x 10.5 cm  278g.  $20.00.  Light beige scalenohedra of calcite, lighter than the photo would indicate, is host to many brilliant starburst groups of brilliant quartz crystals.   There are a few micro-crystalline quartz blebs here and thee also.   
JC5748.  Close up, top left. k
JC5748.  Closer view.  
JC5748.  Close up, left side. 
JC5755Quartz, calcite.  Virginia Foothills, Reno, Washoe county, Nevada.  7.5 x 8 cm  246g  $18.00   Cream colored scalenohedral calcite, lighter in color than the photo shows, are about half covered with sprays of brilliant quartz.   The calcite has a satin luster.  
JC5755.  Close up, central area.
JC5755.  Close up, upper left.  

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