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Sphalerite and Barite from Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Peru

 
Sphalerite and Barite from Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Peru

Sphalerite and Barite from Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 24691
Mineral:Sphalerite and Barite
Locality:Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Peru
Description:Bladed crystals of white barite up to 9 mm with lustrous, red-brown sphalerite crystals up to 5 mm. The sphalerite is remarkably gemmy, and is beautiful in good light. The contrast of the white barite and brown sphalerite is quite attractive.
Overall Size:8x7x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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