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Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

 
Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite from Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 59657
Mineral:Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite
Locality:Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado
Description:Rich cluster of transparent-to-translucent pink rhombohedral rhodochrosite crystals to 15 mm completely covering one face of sulfide-rich gray matrix with a few lustrous black sphalerite crystals to 3 mm. The rhodochrosite crystals have silky luster. Collected ca. 1998
Overall Size:12x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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