Mineral Specimen #939 Bournonite and Sphalerite
Les Malines District, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier, Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
6.9 x 5.2 x 2.4 cm
This is a classic location for Bournonite with mininig going back to Roman times. The last mining ended in 1993. This specimen consists of most of one large cogswheel crystal and a portion of a second twinned crystal. The crystal is fairly large being 2.8 cms in length. The portion of the crystal present is damage free.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars