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|Sphalerite on Quartz
|Shuikoushan Mine, Hunan Province, China
|Lustrous transparent red-brown sphalerite crystals to 15 mm on gray quartz crystals to 3 mm. The sphalerite crystals are unusually transparent which highlights the red color. A few corners are bruised (typical for this locality).
|For reference only
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