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|Calcite and Sphalerite
|Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
|Large yellow calcite crystals up to 4 cm long on limestone matrix with many small red-brown sphalerite crystals up to 2.5 mm. Some areas show weathering from groundwater. A classic specimen collected ca. 1930.
|For reference only
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