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Enargite with Quartz from Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain pass, Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

 
Enargite with Quartz from Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain pass, Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Enargite with Quartz from Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain pass, Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 37940
Mineral:Enargite with Quartz
Locality:Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain pass, Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado
Description:Brilliantly lustrous dark enargite crystals up to 9 mm with scattered patches of colorless quartz microcrystals. The enargite crystals are well crystallized, with striated crystal faces the result of complex twinning. A beautiful specimen. Ex. Mitch Gunnell; ex. Calvert (no old labels)
Overall Size:8x7x2 cm
Crystals:0.5-9.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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