Mineral Specimen #4683 Water Clear Calcite Crystals with Micro Sphalerite Crystals
Lime City, Wood Co., Ohio
Collected by Chris Stefano, Summer 2010
Small well formed, Calcite crystals which are perfectly clear. The surfaces of the Calcite crystals are very smooth, the edges are sharp and the crystals exhibit a high glassy luster. The surface of the matrix are covered with micro crystals of orange colored Sphalerite. These Sphalerite crystals can be seen through the Calcite giving the appearance they are included in the Sphalerite.
Condition: Very Good
Flaws: A few of the crystals have internal cleaves.