1.7" Sulfur Crystal Clusters on Matrix - Nevada

This specimen contains small clusters of lemon yellow sulfur crystals on a rock matrix, from Washoe County, Nevada.

The chemical composition of sulfur crystal is S8, meaning 8 sulfur atoms bonded together to form a sulfur molecule. The crystal structure is typically tabular or as blocky dipyramids that form in sedimentary rock.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Sulfur
LOCATION
Steamboat Springs (area), Washoe County, Nevada
SIZE
1.7" wide
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#69145