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Sphalerite, Tetrahedrite var. Binnite, Realgar, Pyrite from Binnental, Valais, Switzerland

 
Sphalerite, Tetrahedrite var. Binnite, Realgar, Pyrite from Binnental, Valais, Switzerland

Sphalerite, Tetrahedrite var. Binnite, Realgar, Pyrite from Binnental, Valais, Switzerland

DESCRIPTION:No. 25872
Mineral:Sphalerite, Tetrahedrite var. Binnite, Realgar, Pyrite
Locality:Binnental, Valais, Switzerland
Description:Translucent, yellow sphalerite crystal 3 mm across surrounded by red realgar and dark binnite crystals with veins of pyrite in white marble matrix. A classic specimen from this famous location. Ex. Stuart F. Wise collection #350
Overall Size:4x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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