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|Calcite (twinned crystals) with Sphalerite inclusions
|Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
|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
|For reference only
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