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|Sphalerite on Calcite
|Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
|Lustrous black sphalerite crystals on platy translucent colorless calcite. The sphalerite crystals are tetrahedral form, in closely stacked parallel orientation that give the crystals a striated appearance. Ex. Mort Metersky collection, director of International Calcite Collectors Association
|For reference only
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