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Orpiment on Pyrite from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

 
Orpiment on Pyrite from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Orpiment on Pyrite from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 25126
Mineral:Orpiment on Pyrite
Locality:Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru
Description:Translucent red-brown orpiment crystals up to 15 mm on matrix of microcrystalline pyrite. The orpiment crystals have minor scuffs on some outer edges, but are quite translucent with excellent color. Collected pre-1979.
Overall Size:6x4x4 cm
Crystals:10-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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