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Sphalerite on Dolomite from Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York

 
Sphalerite on Dolomite from Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York

Sphalerite on Dolomite from Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York

Sphalerite on Dolomite from Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York

Sphalerite on Dolomite from Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 76179
Mineral:Sphalerite on Dolomite
Locality:Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York
Description:Several spherical groups to 4 mm of lustrous translucent golden-brown sphalerite crystals on colorless dolomite crystals to 1 mm. Sphalerite, a sulfide, is uncommon in the Lockport formation and highly sought by local collectors.
Overall Size:3.5x3.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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