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Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 65869
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Lustrous transparent orange scalenohedral calcite crystals with brown sphalerite crystal to 2 mm included in the calcite. The calcite crystals are twinned on the C-axis with the twin plane distinctly visible. Has hard putty on bottom to sit upright. Collected ca. 1990
Overall Size:11x6x5 cm
Crystals:1-75 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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