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Mineral Specimen No. 69295:
Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico.

This mineral specimen of Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69295:

Minerals Species: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite.
Location of mineral deposit: Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Description: Platy lustrous gray-metallic polybasite crystals to 27 mm with yellow-metallic chalcopyrite microcrystals to 0.1 mm on the surfaces. The surfaces of the polybasite crystals have complex crystallization patterns that are difficult to see in my photographs The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II).
Overall size of mineral specimen: 32x25x10 mm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 27 mm
Price: $125 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Polybasite with Chalcopyrite from Mina la Sirena, Guanajuato, Mexico

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