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Sphalerite on Quartz from Chester County Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

 
Sphalerite on Quartz from Chester County Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Sphalerite on Quartz from Chester County Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 28437
Mineral:Sphalerite on Quartz
Locality:Chester County Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Layered formation of milky quartz crystals with overgrowth of translucent brown sphalerite crystals. Though much of the sphalerite are cleavage faces, many complex crystals are present too. Rare mineral from a lesser-collected locality near Wheatley. Ex. Stuart F. Wise collection #48
Overall Size:6x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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