Calcite, Sphalerite
Baxter Springs, Picher Field, Tri-State District, Cherokee Co., Kansas, USA
Cabinet, 11.5 x 7.5 x 4.2 cm
This is an outstanding Tri-State specimen (probably 40-60 years old). Here you have four superb amber-colored calcites perfectly arranged along the edge of a matrix covered with sparkling, wine-colored sphalerites. The largest calcite measures 6.5 cm. Ex. George Feist Collection.