Calcite, Sphalerite, Galena
Mid-Continent Mine, Treece, Picher Field, Tri-State District, Cherokee Co., Kansas, USA
Small Cabinet, 7.6 x 5.8 x 4.8 cm
A classic and aesthetic combination specimen from the famous Mid-Continent Mine of the Tri-State District. A 6.2 cm, lustrous and translucent, frosted, golden-amber calcite scalenohedron is jauntily attached to silicified limestone matrix covered with sphalerite and a couple of sharp galena cubes. Pristine, old material from the George Feist Collection, #2824.