Marcasite, Galena, Sphalerite
Joplin Field, Tri-State District, Jasper Co., Missouri, USA
Cabinet, 9.7 x 7.4 x 6.4 cm
An old-time, classic and showy combination specimen from the Tri-State District of Missouri. Lustrous, brassy, bladed marcasite crystals are richly and epitaxially attached to an aesthetic, five crystal cluster of lustrous galena cubes to 3.5 cm. The galena crystals are perched on a bench of brecciated chert sprinkled with ruby-jack sphalerite crystals and one large sphalerite crystal. Ex. Mullane Collection.