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|Sphalerite and Calcite on Quartz
|Elliot's String, Middlecleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England
|Lustrous black sphalerite crystals to 12 mm on lustrous translucent white quartz crystals to 1 mm with translucent colorless flattened rhombohedral calcite crystals to 5 mm. The calcite crystals fluoresce orange under SW UV illumination. Collected in November 2007
|For reference only
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