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Sphalerite from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Sphalerite from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 24000
Mineral:Sphalerite
Locality:Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Beautiful cluster of translucent, red-brown sphalerite crystals on small plate of matrix with minor fluorite on rear. The sphalerite is in a large aggregate of parallel crystals and the crystals are extremely lustrous. Scattered damage, but gorgeous!
Overall Size:8x7x5 cm
Crystals:2-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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