• Sphalerite with Siderite
  • Sphalerite with Siderite
  • Sphalerite with Siderite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Sphalerite with Siderite

$400.00   €369  £330.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13626
A choice, tightly packed group of metallic black Sphalerite crystals to 2.3 cm cover a deep buff to creamy-tan matrix of small saddle-habit Dolomite crystals. From the mining area around Nenthead on Alston Moor in east Cumbria, the Sphalerite crystals are typically squat with complex growth structures on each face and have a silky lustre.  A good cabinet display specimen.

Details

Dimensions
12.1 × 8.6 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Nenthead Mines, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Siderite, Sphalerite

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