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Chalcopyrite on Sphalerite from Ballard Mine, Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas

 
Chalcopyrite on Sphalerite from Ballard Mine, Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas

Chalcopyrite on Sphalerite from Ballard Mine, Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 20774
Mineral:Chalcopyrite on Sphalerite
Locality:Ballard Mine, Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas
Description:Large cluster of sphalerite crystals up to 3 cm with epitaxial (oriented to underlying mineral structure) overgrowth of brassy chalcopyrite crystals up to 3.5 mm. Hard to photograph specimen, must be seen in person to be appreciated. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:9x8x5 cm
Crystals:1-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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