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Pyrite from El Cobre Mine, Concepcion del Oro, Zacatecas, Mexico

 
Pyrite from El Cobre Mine, Concepcion del Oro, Zacatecas, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 39241
Mineral:Pyrite
Locality:El Cobre Mine, Concepcion del Oro, Zacatecas, Mexico
Description:Large cubic pyrite crystals with octahedral corner faces and smooth, lustrous crystal faces. Remnants of translucent red-brown (garnet?) matrix are included in the bottom. The surfaces are slightly tarnished. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5809; originally acquired in 1983
Overall Size:7x4x4 cm
Crystals:15-42 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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