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Mineral Specimen No. 69808:
Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England.

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69808:

Minerals Species: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz.
Location of mineral deposit: Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England.
Description: Large cluster with many lustrous black sphalerite crystals to 12 mm over sparkling transparent colorless quartz microcrystals over gray matrix. The sphalerite crystals are repeatedly twinned following the Spinel Law of twinning on the {111} plane. No damage. Ex. Phillip Greybill (b. 1935- ) collection.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 15x7x5.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 12 mm
Price: $425 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Sphalerite (Spinel Law-twinned) over Quartz from Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

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