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Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned crystals) with Quartz from San Antonio Mine, Level 14, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned crystals) with Quartz from San Antonio Mine, Level 14, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned crystals) with Quartz from San Antonio Mine, Level 14, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned crystals) with Quartz from San Antonio Mine, Level 14, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned crystals) with Quartz from San Antonio Mine, Level 14, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 51452
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned crystals) with Quartz
Locality:San Antonio Mine, Level 14, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Large lustrous black sphalerite crystals to 75 mm with white quartz crystals to 7 mm. The sphalerite crystals have crystallization patterns on the surfaces that reveal repeated layers that are twinned following the Spinel Law on the {111} plane. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:9x8x6 cm
Crystals:5-75 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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