John Betts - Fine Minerals > Home Page > Minerals For Sale > Minerals from Mexico For Sale > Sulfide and Sulfosalt Minerals For Sale

 

John Betts - Fine Minerals, a division of ALLMINERALS.COM, dealer of fine minerals and specimens for mineral collectors.

 

Mineral Specimen No. 75758:
Pyrite with Chalcocite coating for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico.

This mineral specimen Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

To purchase mineral specimens from this site go to:


 

Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 75758:

Mineral Species: Pyrite with Chalcocite coating.
Location of origin: Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico.
Description: Lustrous gray-metallic pyrite crystal in white dickite-rich matrix. The unusual gray color is caused by a thin (5-10 ?m) layer of chalcocite on the surfaces of the pyrite crystal. The pyrite crystal is chipped exhibiting typical yellow-metallic color. Collected in 2015. Analysis of coating performed from Ben Grguric at South Australian Museum..
Overall size: 5x4x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 16 mm
Price: $14 (plus shipping).

Mineral Pyrite with Chalcocite coating for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Pyrite with Chalcocite coating for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Pyrite with Chalcocite coating for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Pyrite with Chalcocite coating for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Pyrite with Chalcocite coating for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Miniature-sized Specimen

     


See similar minerals for sale:
Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals

See more minerals for sale from:
Mexico


Go to the Home Page for more information Search this web site Online museum of mineral specimens See my best minerals for sale Sign up for our advance notice of new minerals listed for sale every week Contact the owner via telephone or email Place an order for minerals, books or magazines

 

 

 

© 6 August 2018 John Betts - Fine Minerals, New York , NY - All Rights Reserved.
a division of allminerals.com, dealer of Fine Minerals since 1989.  

The minerals illustrated on this site were purchased from collectors or wholesale suppliers for resale purposes. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this site. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property.