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Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

 
Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned) from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

DESCRIPTION:No. 56123
Mineral:Sphalerite (Spinel-law twinned)
Locality:Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
Description:Well-crystallized large sphalerite crystals with striated crystal faces. The sphalerite crystals are twinned on the {111} plane following the Spinel Law of twinning with easily visible twin planes delineated by texture change.
Overall Size:3.5x3.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:6-24 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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