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Pyrite in Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Pyrite in Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Pyrite in Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 22796
Mineral:Pyrite in Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Rare pyrite specimen from the famous Tsumeb Mine. Many octahedral pyrite crystals are scattered throughout the calcite (and probably inside the calcite). Several crystals are incomplete. With careful work more crystals could be exposed.
Overall Size:9x7x5 cm
Crystals:2-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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