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|Arsenopyrite with Sphalerite and Quartz
|Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
|Sharp crystals of metallic arsenopyrite, some twinned, mixed with colorless quartz microcrystals on sphalerite matrix. The contrast of the quartz against the arsenopyrite crystals is very aesthetic. Minor damage visible under magnification.
|micro to 5 mm
|For reference only
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