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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 32364
Mineral:Calcite on Sphalerite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Cluster of several doubly-terminated crystals of golden calcite with minor sphalerite on the base. This is a good, old-time specimen with superb color and clarity (the mine is now closed). Ex. M. Jensen
Overall Size:12x6x5 cm
Crystals:6-12 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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