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|Sphalerite and Chalcopyrite
|Ballard Mine, Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas
|Showy cluster of sphalerite crystals up to 3 cm with epitaxial (oriented to underlying mineral structure) overgrowth of brassy chalcopyrite crystals up to 2 mm. Hard to photograph specimen, must be seen in person to be appreciated. Ex. Stuart F. Wise collection #137
|For reference only
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