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Calcite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Calcite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite on Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 66189
Mineral:Calcite on Sphalerite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Lustrous transparent golden-orange to pale-orange doubly-terminated scalenohedral calcite crystals to 35 mm over translucent brown sphalerite. The largest calcite crystals are twinned on the C-axis and have the deepest color. Collected ca. 1990
Overall Size:8x5x4 cm
Crystals:3-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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