|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Missouri > Marcasite on Dolomite
|Marcasite on Dolomite
|Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
|Large knob covered with pink to orange dolomite crystals up to 5 mm. Overgrown on the dolomite are metallic marcasite crystals up to 3 mm. The orange dolomite is due to surface staining of brown limonite.
|For reference only
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