Calcite, Chalcopyrite
Sweetwater Mine (Milliken Mine; Frank R. Milliken; Blair Creek; Ozark Lead Company Mine; Adair Creek; Logan Creek), Ellington, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
Cabinet, 15.6 x 8.9 x 6.1 cm
A beautiful and sizeable Sweetwater piece, featuring two calcites of the characteristic translucent-to-transparent golden color, the larger measuring 6 cm. They sit on a matrix decorated with brassy chalcopyrites, nicely contrasting with the underlying calcite crystals.