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Galena with Sphalerite, Chalcopyrite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

 
Galena with Sphalerite, Chalcopyrite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

Galena with Sphalerite, Chalcopyrite from Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 16494
Mineral:Galena with Sphalerite, Chalcopyrite
Locality:Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania
Description:Rectangular cluster of parallel galena crystals up to 2 cm with dark red sphalerite crystals up to, 3 mm grown along the edges of the galena. Minor brassy chalcopyrite. The galena is cubo-octahedral form with many growth patterns on the faces. Undamaged. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #BL 23
Overall Size:8x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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