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Sphalerite var. Black Jack Ore from ZCA Pierrepont Mine, Pierrepont, St. Lawrence County, New York

 
Sphalerite var. Black Jack Ore from ZCA Pierrepont Mine, Pierrepont, St. Lawrence County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 45734
Mineral:Sphalerite var. Black Jack Ore
Locality:ZCA Pierrepont Mine, Pierrepont, St. Lawrence County, New York
Description:Crystallized mass of black sphalerite, locally known as black jack ore by the miners. Most faces show cleavage faces, but one side has a generally flat shape probably because it contacted a nearby crystal, limiting growth to a flat surface.
Overall Size:22x22x19 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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