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Sphalerite on Quartz with Dolomite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Sphalerite on Quartz with Dolomite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite on Quartz with Dolomite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite on Quartz with Dolomite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 44033
Mineral:Sphalerite on Quartz with Dolomite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Highly lustrous translucent red-brown sphalerite crystals up to 10 mm across on matrix coated with colorless quartz crystals up to 1 mm with scattered translucent colorless dolomite crystals to 2 mm. The sphalerite crystals show excellent translucency.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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