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Fluorite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Fluorite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Fluorite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 22832
Mineral:Fluorite on Sphalerite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Plate of lustrous brown-black sphalerite crystals up to 12 mm with transparent, purple crystals of fluorite up to 20 mm overgrown on top. No damage. This mine is now closed - specimens from here are destined to become sought after classics.
Overall Size:8x7x3 cm
Crystals:3-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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