Calcite on Sphalerite
This is a unique, beautiful large piece that features black, lustrous Sphalerite (with Pyrite) hosting a first layer of miniature translucent, white Calcite rhombohedral crystals, then a second layer of larger, layered, pink Manganoan Calcite crystals. The end result is a piece with amazing luster, contrast and color! In excellent condition.
Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Huanuco Department, Peru
Size: 10 x 7 x 4 cm