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Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

 
Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite from Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 58392
Mineral:Sphalerite on Quartz with Barite pseudomorphs after Alstonite
Locality:Haggs Mine, 2nd Sun Vein, Alston Moor District, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England
Description:Lustrous translucent brown-black sphalerite crystals to 5 mm on lustrous transparent gray quartz crystals to 1 mm with white barite pseudomorphs after alstonite crystals to 6 mm. Ex. W. Keller #6163; ex. D. Leavitt collection, originally acquired from Moorland Minerals
Overall Size:8x7x4 cm
Crystals:0.5-6.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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