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Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Chalcopyrite and Galena from Commodore Mine, Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

 
Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Chalcopyrite and Galena from Commodore Mine, Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Chalcopyrite and Galena from Commodore Mine, Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Chalcopyrite and Galena from Commodore Mine, Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 43834
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) with Chalcopyrite and Galena
Locality:Commodore Mine, Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado
Description:Transparent brown Spinel-law twinned sphalerite crystals up to 15 mm across with dull gray metallic galena crystals to 7 mm across and yellow metallic chalcopyrite crystals to 15 mm. The sphalerite crystals are quite gemmy and could be faceted.
Overall Size:8x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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