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

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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 50010
Mineral:Sphalerite on Quartz with Calcite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Gray limestone coated on all surfaces with lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 1 mm with scattered transparent red-brown sphalerite crystals to 9 mm and lustrous scalenohedral transparent orange calcite crystals to 8 mm.
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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