2.3" Sulfur Crystals on Matrix - Italy
This is a stunning, 2.3" wide sulfur crystal cluster, collected from the Cianciana Mine in Sicily, Italy. The crystals on the specimen are beautifully formed, many of which contain no damage whatsoever.
This will be accompanied by an acrylic display case.
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.