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Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

 
Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

Siderite on Sphalerite from Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 72798
Mineral:Siderite on Sphalerite
Locality:Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania
Description:Lustrous translucent brown siderite crystals to 6 mm over lustrous black complexly twinned sphalerite crystals to 5 mm. The siderite crystals are hexagonal with shallow pyramidal faces and are in aggregates of parallel crystals resembling stacked plate. Ex. W. B. Thompson collection; in exchange from Romanian Ministerul Minelor Petrolului si Geologiei, Institutul Geoologic
Overall Size:5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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