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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 24696
Mineral:Fluorite on Sphalerite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Two cubic crystals of purple fluorite (13 mm and 20 mm) on lustrous crystals of brown sphalerite. The Elmwood Mine is now closed, specimens like this will become scarce in the future. Ex. L. Russianoff collection
Overall Size:6x5x4 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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