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Chalcopyrite and Quartz on Sphalerite from Commodore Mine, Creede, Colorado

 
Chalcopyrite and Quartz on Sphalerite from Commodore Mine, Creede, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 6794
Mineral:Chalcopyrite and Quartz on Sphalerite
Locality:Commodore Mine, Creede, Colorado
Description:This specimen is very attractive in person. Unfortunately it is hard to photograph and must be seen in person. Lustrous 6 mm quartz crystals are perched on top of 2 cm sphalerite crystals with scattered 1 mm chalcopyrite crystals. Ex. Sahno Collection
Overall Size:8x7x4 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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