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Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Huanuco Department, Peru

 
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Huanuco Department, Peru

Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Huanuco Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 23882
Mineral:Pyrite
Locality:Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Huanuco Department, Peru
Description:Brilliant crystals of pyrite without matrix. The pyrite crystals are cubic with modified edges and striated faces. The surface luster is mirror-like. Minor imperfections around the sides where it was attached to surrounding crystals. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M573
Overall Size:10x9x7 cm
Crystals:5-44 mm
Status: For reference only
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