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Chalcocite pseudomorph after Pyrite from Kimberley Pit, Ruth, White Pine County, Nevada

 
Chalcocite pseudomorph after Pyrite from Kimberley Pit, Ruth, White Pine County, Nevada

DESCRIPTION:No. 15623
Mineral:Chalcocite pseudomorph after Pyrite
Locality:Kimberley Pit, Ruth, White Pine County, Nevada
Description:Large parallel chalcocite pseudomorphs after pyrite crystals up to 3 cm. The specimen shows chalcocite on all surfaces, though some edges still show pyrite beneath. Excellent large specimen. Ex. J. Kassionas collection #224
Overall Size:5x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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