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)
(none) (none) 1935,0112.7 (none) (none)
167A (none) (none) (none) (none)
439A (none) (none) B14934 (none)
18308A (none) (none) (none) (none)
14339 (none) (none) (none) 2 calcite beads. Section: [drawing 1:1]
13511A (none) (none) (none) 2 necklaces (A) Steatite bugle, steatite double conoid, calcite barrel, carnelian bugle, steatite bugle, gold ball fluted, carnelian bugle, gold ball fluted, steatite bugle, steatite bugle. In order. (B) Second string in following order: steatite ring bead, ditto, steatite double conoid, ditto, gold ball, carnelian disc pendant with white border decoration, gold ring bead, jasper double conoid, ditto.
19529 (none) (none) (none) 2 Stone vases in stand. White calcite. Type JN 27
14258 31-17-133 (none) (none) 3 large lentoid beads: 1 gold and 2 calcite(?).
14262 (none) (none) (none) 5 beads: 3 sard cylindricals; 1 double conoid; 1 calcite(?) barrel.
6440 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster block. Holes piered in sides. E. [drawing]
903 (none) (none) B14973 Alabaster bowl 3 fragments. In fine pink-veined alabaster.
888 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl fragment of in veined and colored alabaster.
890 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl fragment of with remains of projecting solid handle on one side. Remains of inscription.
2740 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl fragment. From shallow bowl, scalloped on outside.
892 (none) 1923,1110.64 (none) Alabaster bowl, fragment of highly colored veined alabaster. About 1/3 of bowl, composed of 4 fragments, stuck together. Type RC.25.
138 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl. Fr of With remains of inscription in square frame. [drawing] thus
899 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl. Fragment of in crystaline alabaster.
911 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl. Fragment of.
64 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl. In very bad condition, stained and whole surface eroded, much of rim broken away. [drawing 1:2]
416 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster bowl. Perfectly plain: rim chipped. Otherwise complete. Part of a foundation deposit (?) Type
11586 30-12-697 (none) (none) Alabaster Box. Square, with 4 holes square above and circular below.
237 (none) (none) B14965 Alabaster Bull's head. Being the front part of a rectangular trough-shaped vase. The stone is in very bad condition and the head has been put together from fragments. The eyes were inlaid and the ears and horns attached. Fine spirited work.
885 (none) (none) (none) Alabaster cup fragments of straight-sided cup or tumbler in pinkish alabaster.
6332 (none) (none) B16208, B16208 Alabaster cup with inscription. Fragment. To the god A-Si(g) (who pours/gives water)
884A (none) (none) B14969 Alabaster cup, fragments of, 5 pieces, reduced to 3, of straight-sided cup or tumbler in poor quality white alabaster. Type RC.13

Child Terms

Alabaster - Calcite


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