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BUSTAMITE in CALCITE
price: £226 / $350 / €267 - This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate
ex. Claus Hedegaard Collection
Well developed prismatic crystals of Bustamite from the Zinc Corporation Mine, Broken Hill, NSW. The mine started to work the Broken Hill South block by the early part of the 20th century. The specimen we have exhibits a number of typically rounded Bustamite crystals measuring to 6cm long, etched from the enclosing Calcite matrix. The crystals have a greasy luster, and are translucent with a reddish-brown colour. At one end of the specimen is a black area of Sphalerite with minor micro areas of Chalcopyrite.
Size: 6.5 x 4.6 x 2.9 cm (Small Cabinet)
Owner: Kristalle and Crystal Classics
Other mineral specimens near Zinc Corporation Mine, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania:
£1613 / $2500 / €1908
BUSTAMITE on APOPHYLLITE-(KF)
£806 / $1250 / €954
£452 / $700 / €534