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Sphalerite Var Cleiophane

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Sphalerite Var Cleiophane

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Description
Locality: 
Madan, Smolyan Oblast, Bulgaria
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
1.7 × 3.5 × 2 cm
Description

No museum specimen of course but a rare and interesting colour: olive-green to yellowish (like dark demantoid) translucent sphalerite crystals are aggregated to a nice example.

Unfortunately the crystals show some slight damage at the edges.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Sphalerite

Formula: 
ZnS
Strunz: 
2.CB.05a
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0

Cleiophane

Variety Of: 

Sphalerite

Formula: 
ZnS
Strunz: 
2.CB.05a
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Formula: 
ZnS
Hardness: 
0.0
Type Locality: 
Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

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Thank you for your interest in my offers! Payment is possible via Paypal, bank transfer or cash if you pick up the item(s) personally. Bank data will be provided after settling the auction/transaction(s) if needed.

In case you are not happy with a specimen, you may send it back within 4 weeks. After receipt, i will refund the price minus shipping costs. Please inform me before sending an item back. If you have any questions (or maybe complaints) please feel free to contact me.

Best regards Roger

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