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Sphalerite (Spinel-law Twinned) from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Tri-State District, Kansas

 
Sphalerite (Spinel-law Twinned) from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Tri-State District, Kansas

Sphalerite (Spinel-law Twinned) from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Tri-State District, Kansas

Sphalerite (Spinel-law Twinned) from Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Tri-State District, Kansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 45568
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel-law Twinned)
Locality:Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Cherokee County, Tri-State District, Kansas
Description:Unusually large Spinel-law twinned black sphalerite crystals with no matrix attached. The repeated twin planes are visible running through the center of the specimen. The rear has a contact from an intersecting crystal. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5097; ex. T.W. Hires, R. Johnson, G. Robinson
Overall Size:7x5.5x5 cm
Crystals:7 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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