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Ferberite from Boulder County, Colorado

 
Ferberite from Boulder County, Colorado

Ferberite from Boulder County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 43504
Mineral:Ferberite
Locality:Boulder County, Colorado
Description:Compact mass of crystallized black ferberite with lustrous crystal faces and no other minerals or matrix present. A novice might mistake this specimen for sphalerite, but the specific gravity test proves it is ferberite. Ex. W. Frech (1913-1998) collection #622
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: For reference only
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