• Native Gold on Sphalerite
  • Native Gold on Sphalerite
  • Native Gold on Sphalerite

Native Gold on Sphalerite

ID: CC3541

A specimen richly adorned with Gold on Sphalerite from the Romanian mining area of Rosia Montana. The Native gold has a light metallic yellow colour, forming carpets of inter grown micro-wires. Crystals of sub-metallic black Sphalerite have partly envelop the Native Gold, with very scattered crystals Pyrite. A Quartz matrix also carries areas of Native Gold. A rich specimen from the Romanian mining area.


7.0 × 6.0 × 2.1 cm
Ex A.g.moss Collection, Classic Minerals
Rosia Montana, Alba Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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