Mineral Specimen #5204 Hematite and Calcite on Quartz with Hopper Growth Galena and Sphalerite
Ex. A. Neely, 1960s
Elongated Quartz crystals which are partially coated with Calcite and sprinkled with Hematite crystals risefrom a bed of sulfides. The Hematite crystals are in flattened rosettes and exhibit a reddish brown color. The Quartz is clear to translucent and varies in color from white/clear to light brown. There is a Galena crystal present with hopper growth habit.
Flaws: One of the Quartz crystals is broken.