Dragon Minerals - Update July 21, 2019

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12294:
Sphalerite - $30
Gordonsville Mine, Carthage, Smith County Tennessee
Miniature - 5.1 x 4.4 x 4.0 cm (2.0 x 1.7 x 1.6 inches)
93 grams (0.20 pounds)
Specimen status: Available     Send an email to order

An complexly crystallized sphalerite specimen with deep brown color. The luster is incredible, and not captured in my lousy photos. Looks much like a specimen from the neighboring, more familiar Elmwood Mine. Incomplete on the base where removed from matrix, and some very tiny, scattered microchipping is seen under the hand lens; otherwise the condition is quite nice. Displays beautifully.









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