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Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Enargite from Casapalca District, Huarochiri Province, Peru

 
Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Enargite from Casapalca District, Huarochiri Province, Peru

Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Enargite from Casapalca District, Huarochiri Province, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 42668
Mineral:Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Enargite
Locality:Casapalca District, Huarochiri Province, Peru
Description:Large brassy yellow chalcopyrite crystals up to 15 mm with microcrystalline enargite coating on most of the crystal faces except where it flaked away, with lustrous black sphalerite crystals up to 8 mm. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5870, acquired in 1983
Overall Size:5x4.5x2 cm
Crystals:micro to 15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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