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Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

 
Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals) from Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 51498
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel Law twinned crystals)
Locality:Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Brilliantly lustrous black sphalerite crystals exhibiting complex and repeated twinning following the Spinel Law of twinning on the octahedral {111} faces. The sphalerite crystals are fully crystallized on all sides of the cluster. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:5.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:10-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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