• Sphalerite with Calcite and Baryte
  • Sphalerite with Calcite and Baryte
  • Sphalerite with Calcite and Baryte
Calcite

Sphalerite with Calcite and Baryte

$400.00   €360  £310.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19168
About six intergrown translucent, deep golden-tan Sphalerite crystals to 1.5 cm across sit on a flat plate of tightly packed medium grained grey sandstone.  The largest crystal measures approximately 1.5 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm and all crystals have a slightly greasy yet semi-reflective lustre.  A little creamy-white Baryte is also present.  This is a most unusual and attractive Sphalerite from the ancient Dzhezkazgan mining district in the Karaganda Region of Kazakhstan.

Details

Dimensions
5.0 × 4.4 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Dzhezkazgan Mining District, Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen