• Tetrahedrite With Quartz
  • Tetrahedrite With Quartz
  • Tetrahedrite With Quartz
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Tetrahedrite With Quartz

ID: CC2686

The specimen displays a central crystal of Tetrahedrite pleasingly framed between two prismatic colourless gemmy to translucent white crystals of Quartz. A specimen from the Castrovirreyna Province, Peru. The crystal of Tetrahedrite measuring to 2.4cm is actually an inter-growth of two crystals, with a bright metallic grey lustre, with triangular growth pattens. Resinous brown crystals of Sphalerite are seen below the Tetrahedrite crystals. A fine combination specimen.

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Dimensions
6.0 × 4.5 × 4.3 cm
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Locality
Castrovirreyna Prov, Huancavelica Depart, Peru, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tetrahedrite

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