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.  

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Object U Number Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number) Museum Number (BM Registration Number) Museum Number (UPM B-number) Description (Catalog Card)
11676 (none) (none) (none) Fragment of Vase (calcite) part of 3 signs.
11705 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase. White calcite pot. Cracked and badly distorted; apparently oval. Very minute but well marked base ring.
11725 30-12-40 (none) (none) Cylinder seal. White shell. A god with one foot on a hill, & 3 worshippers. Inscription (Lug)al(?)-(?)-la(?)-ni dub-sar(=scribe).
11731 (none) 1929,1017.688 (none) Stone vase. White calcite.
11732 (none) (none) (none) Stone vase. White calcite.
11752 (none) 1929,1017.690 (none) Stone vase. White calcite.
11753 (none) (none) (none) Stone Bowl. White calcite. Miniature.
11758 (none) (none) (none) Stone Bowl. White calcite.
11759 (none) 1935,0113.757 (none) Stone Bowl. White calcite. Warped & broken. same type as U. 11758. but larger Type. LXXXIII
11760 30-12-68 (none) (none) Stone Vase. White calcite.
11761 (none) (none) (none) Stone Vase. White calcite.
11762 (none) (none) (none) Stone vase. White calcite.
11784 (none) 1929,1017.691 (none) Stone Vase. White calcite.
11785 30-12-698 (none) (none) Stone Vase. White calcite Spill vase.
11789 (none) (none) (none) Stone Bowl. Veined calcite, surface decayed (broken) straight-sided.
11790 (none) (none) (none) Stone Bowl. Veined calcite. Surface decayed: broken, straight-sided.
11791 30-12-82 (none) (none) Stone Vase. White calcite. damaged.
11795 (none) 1929,1017.60 (none) Lamp. White calcite. Normal form but with human-headed bull carved below in relief, head forming the spout.
11796 (none) (none) (none) Stone vase. White calcite.
11803 30-12-89 (none) (none) Stone Vase.
11811 (none) (none) (none) Stone Tumbler. White calcite.
11812 (none) 1929,1017.677 (none) Stone Tumbler. Green veined calcite.
11813 (none) (none) B8482 Stone Vase. White calcite.
11814 30-12-72 (none) (none) Stone Vase. White calcite. [drawing]
11815 30-12-77 (none) (none) Stone Bowl. Veined calcite. Straight-sided.

Child Terms

Alabaster - Calcite


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