• Wurtzite
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  • Wurtzite
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Wurtzite

ID: CC4043

A solid specimen of the  ZnS polymorph Wurtzite from the San Jose Mine, Bolivia. The botryoidal sparkling black Wurtzite surface is covered in inter grown crystals of the species, associated with white areas of crystallized Quartz, and scattered crystals of Pyrite.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 5.8 × 4.2 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
San Jose Mine, Oruro Department, Bolivia, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Wurtzite

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