Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite - Kosovo

Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite from  Trepca mine in Kosovo
Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite from  Trepca mine in Kosovo Close Up of Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite from  Trepca mine in Kosovo Close Up of Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite from  Trepca mine in Kosovo Close Up of Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite from  Trepca mine in Kosovo
Quartz Crystals over Sphalerite - Kosovo
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A large mineral specimen exhibiting bright white quartz crystals on a sphalerite matrix, the bright white and metallic grey contrast greatly with each other. Enable one to appreciate this piece even more, measuring 18 x 12 cm and weighing over 1.4 kg, the sample will come supplied with a two piece stand and label.
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Vitreous, white quartz crystals, which sit atop a dark grey bed of spahlerite crystals matrix which exhibits an eye catching metallic lustre. Quartz crystals beautifully sprout from the contrasting dark bed, which in itself sparkles and glints in the light. A unique display piece which has been mined from a region that has only recently become safely accessible, found in the Trepca mine in Stan Terg, Mitovica, Kosovo. This specimen is perfect for serious mineral collectors. This piece is the largest in our Kosovo collection, measuring 180 mm x 120 x 70 mm and weighing in excess of 1400 grams, this exquisite specimen comes supplied with a perspex stand and information label.
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