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Sphalerite on limestone from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Sphalerite on limestone from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite on limestone from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite on limestone from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite on limestone from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

Sphalerite on limestone from Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 59879
Mineral:Sphalerite on limestone
Locality:Cumberland Mine, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Showy cluster of highly lustrous transparent dark-brown sphalerite crystals on gray limestone. The sphalerite crystals are complexly twinned resulting in many irregular crystal shapes.
Overall Size:9x6x5 cm
Crystals:5-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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