• Calcite on Sphalerite
  • Calcite on Sphalerite
  • Calcite on Sphalerite
  • Calcite on Sphalerite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Calcite on Sphalerite

$525.00   €461  £400.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC10390
A striking combination of black Sphalerite partly overgrown with excellent rosettes of transparent to milky-white Calcite, from the Herja mine in MaramureČ™ County, Romania. The iron-rich Sphalerite forms radiating acicular crystals sprays to about 1.5 cm in the base, which manifests on the sides of the specimen as equant triangular terminations. A most appealing arrangement of Sphalerite and Calcite from Romania.

Details

Dimensions
10.2 × 8.6 × 7.5 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Sphalerite

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