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Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

 
Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite from Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 41882
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) on Pyrite
Locality:Rodna District, Rodna Mountains, Bistri?a-Nasaud, Romania
Description:Highly lustrous twinned black sphalerite crystals to 12 mm across on yellow metallic pyrite crystals to 1 mm. The sphalerite crystals have mirror-like surfaces and are repeatedly twinned following the Spinel Law of isometric twinning on the {111} plane. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #190
Overall Size:8x5.5x5 cm
Crystals:1-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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