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|Quartz over Sphalerite
|Tri-State Lead Mining District, Picher, Ottawa County, Oklahoma
|Lustrous translucent colorless quartz crystals completely coating brown sphalerite crystals. The quartz crystals are transparent with milky center zones. A few corners are chipped. An attractive specimen from the old mining district that is now closed. Ex. John Albanese, Jr.
|For reference only
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