Maharashtra Prov., India
really beautiful example of Indian calcite, with a single, complete,
calcite crystal perched on the end of a heulandite stalactite.
ranks among the most common minerals in the world, but the Deccan
Plateau, and the quarries around Jalgaon in particular, are some of
the few places where formations like this can be found.
the scolecite above, pieces like this do not require extensive prep
work.... just exceptional luck not to get shattered or even nicked