Dragon Minerals - December 16, 2022 Update

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19603: Tetrahedrite, Sphalerite, and Quartz - $14
Pacococha, San Mateo District, Huarochirí Province, Lima, Peru
Miniature - 5.4 x 4.5 x 3.1 cm
92 grams
Specimen status: Reserved    What does Reserved mean?
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A mound of sharply formed tetrahedrite crystals to about 8 mm is decorated with scattered, translucent and light yellow brown sphalerite crystals. These sphalerite reach about 1.1 cm. Also present are a few patches of small quartz points. An uncommon locality; Mindat hosts just one mineral photo for this place. The naturally flat base provides for nice display. Very good condition.

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