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Mineral Specimen No. 63066:
Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas.

This mineral specimen of Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas 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. 63066:

Minerals Species: Galena and Sphalerite.
Location of mineral deposit: Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas.
Description: Gray cubic galena crystals to 10 mm with translucent dark red-black sphalerite crystals to 9 mm on gray chert. The sphalerite crystals are twinned on the {111} octahedral plane following the Spinel Law of isometric twinning. 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. Collected ca. 1950.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 9.5x6.5x4.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 10 mm
Price: $45 (plus shipping).

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Mineral Specimens: Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Mineral Specimens: Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Mineral Specimens: Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Mineral Specimens: Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Mineral Specimens: Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Mineral Specimens: Galena and Sphalerite from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

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