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Sphalerite

$450.00   €377  £340.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC10695
A really excellent specimen of very well-developed tetrahedral Sphalerite crystals, all to about 1 cm along each axis and forming a domed hedgehog-like structure.  From the Madan Ore Field in the Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria, a deposit famous for its very fine metal sulphides.  The crystal faces are lustrous and are speckled with sub-mm brassy-golden Chalcopyrite crystals.

Details

Dimensions
4.5 × 4.4 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Madan Ore Field, Rhodope Mts, Smolyan Oblast, Bulgaria, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Sphalerite

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