Sphalerite, Calcite
Casapalca Mine, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru
Small Cabinet, 5.1 x 4.0 x 2.3 cm
Better in person - an aesthetically stunning Peruvian combo piece, with sharp, super-lustrous, large striated crystals of sphalerite accented with balls of snowy calcite along the bottom and a bit of pyrite. Contact around the periphery where removed from matrix. 5.1 x 4.0 x 2.3 cm