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Mineral Specimen No. 59973:
Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois.

This mineral specimen of Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 59973:

Minerals Species: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite.
Location of mineral deposit: Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois.
Description: Lustrous dark black sphalerite crystals to 20 mm over transparent yellow fluorite and gray-metallic galena. The sphalerite crystals exhibit repeated twinning resulting in complex shapes. There is a partial crack caused post-crystallization deformation. Though the crystals are clean and in good condition, a few show damage upon close inspection, but they are minor compared to the relative size of the specimen.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 12x9x5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 3-20 mm
Price: $125 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite and Galena over Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois

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