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Pyrite on Quartz from Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado

Pyrite on Quartz from Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado

Mineral:Pyrite on Quartz
Locality:Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado
Description:Complex crystal of pyrite 12 mm across on quartz matrix with green epidote micro crystals. The surface of the pyrite is brownish, possibly due to altering to goethite/limonite. Uncommon specimen.
Overall Size:5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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