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Sphalerite and Quartz from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

 
Sphalerite and Quartz from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Sphalerite and Quartz from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 14606
Mineral:Sphalerite and Quartz
Locality:Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania
Description:Well crystallized sphalerite crystals up to 12 mm with white quartz crystals up to 5 mm. The sphalerite is very lustrous, and with good illumination it can be seen they are translucent yellow. Many of the sphalerite crystals are Spinel-law twinned.
Overall Size:12x7x4 cm
Crystals:3-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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