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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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 24693
Mineral:Sphalerite and Barite
Locality:Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Peru
Description:Translucent crystals of brown sphalerite up to 5 mm intergrown with quartz microcrystals and bladed white barite crystals up to 15 mm. The crystals look beautiful under magnification: gemmy, lustrous, with complex forms exhibiting Spinel-law twinning.
Overall Size:8.5x6x4 cm
Crystals:1-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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