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Sphalerite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

 
Sphalerite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Sphalerite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

Sphalerite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 55769
Mineral:Sphalerite
Locality:Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas
Description:Large black sphalerite crystals on gray chert. The sphalerite crystals have striated crystal faces and are a complex form composed of tetrahedral crystals with cubic edge faces. The small sphalerite crystals are transparent red.
Overall Size:7x5.5x5 cm
Crystals:1-23 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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