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Sphalerite from San Juan Mine, Zacatecas, Mexico

 
Sphalerite from San Juan Mine, Zacatecas, Mexico

Sphalerite from San Juan Mine, Zacatecas, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 28673
Mineral:Sphalerite
Locality:San Juan Mine, Zacatecas, Mexico
Description:Crystallized cluster of dark sphalerite crystals with many open areas between the crystals. Under magnification the sphalerite crystals are seen as sharp tetrahedral crystals with a reddish mineral scattered throughout. From the old silver mine ca. 1920. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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