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|Calcite on Sphalerite
|Denton Mine, Sub-Rosiclare Level, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
|Transparent yellow-brown calcite crystals to 33 mm on complexly crystallized translucent brown sphalerite with minor fluorite on the top right edge. The calcite crystals are compound scalenohedral form with surfaces composed of smaller parallel crystals.
|For reference only
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