Smooth Zebra Calcite
Zebra calcite is a beautiful variety of calcite, an intricately banded form of calcite found in Mexico.
Calcite is a very common mineral and is a main component in chalk, limestone, and marble.
Calcite is from the Greek word "chalx" which means "lime"
Most sea organisms such as corals, algae and diatoms make their shells out of calcite, they pull carbon dioxide from the sea water to accomplish this.
Calcites are of the most diverse and abundant crystals, and they happen in a variety of forms and colors.
SIZE: 2"-3" avg
Picture is example only.
CRYSTAL RIVER GEMS