• Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz
  • Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz
  • Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz
  • Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz
  • Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz
  • Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz
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Sphalerite with Galena, Andradite Garnet and Quartz

$3,500.00   €3,153  £2,720.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7916

An attractive combination specimen of an unusual habit of lustrous dark steel-grey Sphalerite, displaying deeply incised triangular twinned crystals measuring overall 3.4 cm. Associated with prismatic colourless, gemmy Quartz crystals to 2.5 cm, on deep apple-green, micro-crystalline Andradite garnet matrix, with an area of Galena along with further crystals of Sphalerite. A fine specimen of Sphalerite twinning from the Ocna de Fier Skarn Deposit in Romania. 

Details

Dimensions
6.5 × 6.0 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Ocna De Fier, Banat Mountains, Caras-Severin County, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Andradite, Galena, Garnet, Quartz, Sphalerite

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