Sphalerite on Quartz (classic find)
Rucheng Mine, Caojia, Rucheng Co., Chenzhou, Hunan Province, China
Small Cabinet, 6.4 x 5.1 x 3.8 cm
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From famous finds here in the early 2000s, this is a brilliantly lustrous and sparkly specimen with sphalerite perched on translucent, squat quartz crystals. The color is very unique and interesting - glowing red-orange sphalerite with yellow highlights. Totally unique find and appearance! This specimen looks good from several angles and is one of the finer pieces in this size range that I have seen turn up again recently, as they all went into collections so many years ago.

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