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Mineral Specimen No. 65869:
Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee.

This mineral specimen of Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee 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. 65869:

Minerals Species: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions.
Location of mineral deposit: Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee.
Description: Lustrous transparent orange scalenohedral calcite crystals with brown sphalerite crystal to 2 mm included in the calcite. The calcite crystals are twinned on the C-axis with the twin plane distinctly visible. Has hard putty on bottom to sit upright. 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. 1990.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 11x6x5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-75 mm
Price: $225 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Mineral Specimens: Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

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