• Sphalerite with Quartz
  • Sphalerite with Quartz
Oxides and Hydroxides

Sphalerite with Quartz

$500.00   €423  £360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC21557
A terrific miniature of jet black lustrous Sphalerite crystals surrounding prominent acicular Quartz crystals from Wheal Jane at Kea in Cornwall, close to the city of Truro.  Covering a matrix of massive Sphalerite, the Sphalerite forms a variety of complexly modified crystals, the most simple forms being multiple pyramidal clusters.  The interspersed Quartz crystals are colourless with a milky surface layer and are partly transparent.  A great miniature Sphalerite with Quartz from Wheal Jane accompanied with a Sam Weller label.


4.6 × 5.7 × 3.6 cm
Oxides and Hydroxides, Quartz and Agate, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Wheal Jane, Kea, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Quartz, Sphalerite

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