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Chalcopyrite from Jones Mine, Caernarvon Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania

 
Chalcopyrite from Jones Mine, Caernarvon Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania

Chalcopyrite from Jones Mine, Caernarvon Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 20290
Mineral:Chalcopyrite
Locality:Jones Mine, Caernarvon Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Description:Tetrahedral crystals of brassy chalcopyrite overgrown with microcrystals of a tan-colored mineral (ankerite? Dolomite?). The crystal form of the chalcopyrite is distinctly visible. Green malachite is scattered throughout in crevices. A classic. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:10x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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