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Pyrite from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Locality:French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Lustrous yellow-metallic pyrite crystals that are cubic form but slightly distorted resulting in a rhombic appearance. For more information on this famous locality see: The French Creek Mine in Mineralogical Record v.25 #2. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970); collected June 1, 1919
Overall Size:24x17x16 mm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Archived: For reference only
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