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Covellite and Pyrite from Anaconda Copper Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

 
Covellite and Pyrite from Anaconda Copper Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

DESCRIPTION:No. 16628
Mineral:Covellite and Pyrite
Locality:Anaconda Copper Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana
Description:Large mass of iridescent blue-black covellite with brassy pyrite crystals mixed in. See the special Butte issue of Min. Rec. v. 33, no. 1 (Jan.-Feb. 2002). Ex. Earle Sullivan collection (Ct.)
Overall Size:8x8x3 cm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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