• Sphalerite With Calcite and Dolomite
  • Sphalerite With Calcite and Dolomite
  • Sphalerite With Calcite and Dolomite
  • Sphalerite With Calcite and Dolomite
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Sphalerite With Calcite and Dolomite

ID: CC3442

Excellent inter grown crystals of Sphalerite with Calcite and Dolomite from the Las Manforas Mine, Spain. Crystals of gemmy red-brown Sphalerite measuring to 2.2cm display a stunning play of orange-red fire, emanating from within the crystals when back lit. Snow white lustrous crystals of Dolomite have formed on the lower portion of the specimen with saddle shaped habit. A translucent creamy terminated crystal of Calcite has formed on the Dolomite crystals. A very pleasing specimen from the Mine.

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Dimensions
7.0 × 6.8 × 4.8 cm
Categories
Locality
Las Manforas Mine, Camaleno, Cantabria, Spain, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Sphalerite

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