Amethyst with dolomite.

Romania, Maramureș, Cavnic, Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbánya)

Amethyst with dolomite.
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Article codeIV.D.0110.233
Light-colored amethyst partly covered with cream-colored dolomite. The parent rock consists of quartz and pyrite
Measures: 100x50x60mm. Weighs: approximately 500 grams.

The mines in the area are closed for good, but had been operating since the early 1300's.
Cavnic formerly it was known as Kapnik, Hungary as part of the Austro-Hungarian empire.