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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 38728
Mineral:Barite on Sphalerite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Heavy mass of crystallized translucent brown sphalerite with crystals up to 20 mm. A hemispherical cluster 40 mm across of colorless barite crystals is perched on one side. Two sides are sawn flat making this a good bookend.
Overall Size:15x12x10 cm
Crystals:3-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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