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Sphalerite and Quartz from Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Sphalerite and Quartz from Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite and Quartz from Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 33648
Mineral:Sphalerite and Quartz
Locality:Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Milky quartz crystals up to 12 mm overgrown on black sphalerite crystals up to 5 mm in rounded crystal aggregates. The sphalerite crystals show complex Spinel-law twinning on all surfaces resulting in complex striations. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #051; Ex. J. T. Hall Collection, Annapolis, MD
Overall Size:8x5x5 cm
Crystals:1-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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