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Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite from Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York

 
Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite from Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York

Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite from Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York

Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite from Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York

Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite from Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York

Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite from Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 54983
Mineral:Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Sphalerite and Chalcocite
Locality:Ellenville Zinc Co. Mine, Ellenville, Ulster County, New York
Description:Large specimen of blocky metallic chalcopyrite crystals to 18 mm on lustrous colorless quartz crystals to 30 mm with bands of black sphalerite ore in the matrix. The pyrite crystals have a sooty coating of chalcocite microcrystals. Collected ca. 1900
Overall Size:16x9x8 cm
Crystals:micro to 30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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