David K. Joyce

Arsenic, Sphalerite

4.7x3.0x2.8 cm
No. 21 Mine
Haje, nr. Pibram
Czech Republic

Arsenic, SphaleriteArsenic, Sphalerite

Item number: 22546

A very rich specimen of native arsenic with some very red sphalerite associated. The arsenic is silvery, un-tarnished and shows areas of botryoidal habit. When I first saw the sphalerite, I thought it was realgar! Nice piece from a classic locality.