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Sphalerite on Chalcopyrite from Commodore Mine, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

 
Sphalerite on Chalcopyrite from Commodore Mine, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

Sphalerite on Chalcopyrite from Commodore Mine, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 19842
Mineral:Sphalerite on Chalcopyrite
Locality:Commodore Mine, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado
Description:Large (2 cm), complex crystal of translucent, yellow sphalerite on matrix of chalcopyrite crystals. Though the sphalerite is imperfect, it is large and sits nicely on the matrix. See article in Rocks and Minerals 7-8/99:Colorado Sphalerite.
Overall Size:6x5x3 cm
Crystals:2 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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