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Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

 
Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

DESCRIPTION:No. 43478
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Calcite and Galena
Locality:Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria
Description:Brilliantly lustrous black sphalerite crystals to 13 mm with tan calcite crystals to 2 mm scattered on the surfaces with a few cubic gray-metallic galena crystals to 9 mm. The sphalerite crystals are complexly twinned on {111} following the Spinel Law.
Overall Size:8x8x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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