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Sphalerite on Siderite and Quartz with Galena from Réalmont, Midi-Pyrénées, France

 
Sphalerite on Siderite and Quartz with Galena from Réalmont, Midi-Pyrénées, France

Sphalerite on Siderite and Quartz with Galena from Réalmont, Midi-Pyrénées, France

Sphalerite on Siderite and Quartz with Galena from Réalmont, Midi-Pyrénées, France

Sphalerite on Siderite and Quartz with Galena from Réalmont, Midi-Pyrénées, France

DESCRIPTION:No. 73977
Mineral:Sphalerite on Siderite and Quartz with Galena
Locality:Réalmont, Midi-Pyrénées, France
Description:Lustrous transparent red sphalerite crystals to 0.5 mm on tan-colored siderite and quartz microcrystals with gray-metallic cubic galena crystals to 1 mm. The sphalerite crystals look beautiful under magnification. Rear was sawn flat to reduce bulk. Ex. Julius Weber (1914-2003) collection, principle photographer of the Encyclopedia of Minerals (1974)
Overall Size:7x4.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:0.1-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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