For sale is a great old sphalerite with fluorite on quartz, from Alston Moor, England. This is just one ripper of a specimen, the sphalerite are formed in fully crystalized, two ball like groups, with associated clear fluorite cubes. The yellow quartz, flashes with luster. the quartz appears to be epimorph after previous large fluorite crystals. The fluorite crystals are a pale yellow color on the rear. All fluorite’s fluoresce. The piece is in pristine condition. Historic material, this specimen came from the C.S.I.R.O. Department of Mineralogy collection, with original handwritten card. Please remember our prices are in Australian dollars.
ALSTON MOOR, CUMBERLAND, ENGLAND.
72 x 50 x 38mm.