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Sphalerite with Quartz from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Sphalerite with Quartz from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite with Quartz from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite with Quartz from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite with Quartz from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 45086
Mineral:Sphalerite with Quartz
Locality:Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Crystallized mass of black sphalerite crystals up to 5 mm across with a few white quartz crystals up to 15 mm long. The sphalerite crystals have satin-like surface luster caused by parallel microscopic faces and are fully crystallized on all surfaces. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #6927; originally acquired in 1986
Overall Size:7.5x7x3.5 cm
Crystals:0.5-15.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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