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|Sphalerite on Dolomite
|Frontier Quarry, Lockport, Niagara County, New York
|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.
|For reference only
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