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Arsenopyrite and Muscovite from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

 
Arsenopyrite and Muscovite from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Arsenopyrite and Muscovite from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 39811
Mineral:Arsenopyrite and Muscovite
Locality:Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China
Description:Brilliant metallic arsenopyrite crystals up to 15 mm across mixed with colorless muscovite crystals up to 2 mm. Two of the arsenopyrite crystals appear to be twinned. I rarely offer Chinese arsenopyrite because they are common, but this one is special.
Overall Size:4.5x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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