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|Sphalerite and Chalcopyrite on Quartz
|Dzhezkazgan Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan
|Transparent yellow-brown octahedral sphalerite crystals to 22 mm on lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 3 mm. Two faces of the largest sphalerite crystal have a coating of yellow-metallic chalcopyrite microcrystals. Collected ca. 1995
|micro to 22 mm
|For reference only
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