The Calcite group is composed of minerals that have flat triangular shaped carbonate ions (CO3).  They have perfect cleavage and exhibit strong double refraction.  Minerals in this group can partially or fully replace one another.  

Objects: Calcite Group Export: JSON - XML - CSV

Object U Number Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number) Museum Number (BM Registration Number) Museum Number (UPM B-number) Description (Catalog Card)
10882 (none) (none) B17111 Stone vase White calcite (Intact) [drawing] 106 Variant New Type 76
10883 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase White calcite (Intact) [drawing] [Type] 38
10884 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase White calcite The surface poor, & part of the rim missing [Drawing] 1:1 [Type] I
10885 (none) (none) B17106 Stone Vase White calcite Part of the surface very badly decayed= parts of rim missing [drawing] [Type] I
10919 (none) 1928,1010.456 (none) Vase White translucent calcite [drawing] Type 57
10920 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase White calcite [drawing] Type 39
10921 (none) (none) B17128 Stone Vase White veined calcite Spill Vase [drawing] Type 86
10922 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase White calcite Spill Vase [drawing] TYPE 5
10923 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase White Calcite one half of the surface very badly decayed [drawing] Type 39
10924 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase White Calcite [drawing] Type 39
10925 (none) (none) (none) White Calcite Vase. Type 106. Near type 76. [drawing]
10926 (none) (none) (none) White Calcite. Vase. The whole surface decayed away. Type 37. [drawing]
10927 (none) (none) (none) Vase. White veined calcite. Type I. [drawing]
10958 (none) (none) (none) Bowl. White calcite. Type XVII. [drawing]
10959 (none) 1928,1010.446 (none) Bowl. Veined white calcite. [drawing]
10960 (none) (none) B17144 Vase. White calcite. Chip missing from rim. Type 71. [drawing]
10961 (none) (none) (none) Spill vase. White calcite. Fragment missing from rim. Type LXXXVI. [drawing]
10962 (none) (none) (none) Bowl. White calcite. [drawing]
10963 (none) (none) B17139 Bowl. Translucent white calcite. Type XII. [drawing]
10964 (none) (none) (none) Bowl. White calcite. Broken. Type XXI. [drawing]
10965 (none) 1928,1010.454 (none) Bowl. White calcite. Oblong trough-shaped with rounded ends. Type 95. [drawing]
10967 (none) 1928,1010.448 (none) White calcite cup. In fragments.
10970 (none) 1935,0113.755 (none) Veined calcite Bowl.
10972 (none) (none) (none) Veined white calcite Bowl.Type XXI. [drawing]
10995 (none) (none) (none) White calcite Vase. Type new 87. [drawing]

Child Terms

Alabaster - Calcite


Email | Edit | Build Search

Parent Terms

Inorganic Remains > Stones and Minerals > Mineral > Calcite Group