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Russian Glendonite...

Posted by Steve Sorrell  
Steve Sorrell August 28, 2011 12:30PM
This is a painting of a glendonite, the name given to a type of mineral that is now calcite, but was once ikaite, and formed under very cold conditions. The specimen is from Olenitsa River, White Sea, Russia.

Watercolour on black paper.

Glendonite, Russia


Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 08/28/2011 12:35PM by Steve Sorrell.
Stephanie Martin September 03, 2011 11:12PM
WoW Steve! It looks like an orchid!

steph :)
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