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Calcite with Pyrite, Pyrrhotite, Apophyllite from Gaspe Copper Company Mine, Murdochville, Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada

 
Calcite with Pyrite, Pyrrhotite, Apophyllite from Gaspe Copper Company Mine, Murdochville, Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada

Calcite with Pyrite, Pyrrhotite, Apophyllite from Gaspe Copper Company Mine, Murdochville, Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada

Calcite with Pyrite, Pyrrhotite, Apophyllite from Gaspe Copper Company Mine, Murdochville, Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada

Calcite with Pyrite, Pyrrhotite, Apophyllite from Gaspe Copper Company Mine, Murdochville, Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 40839
Mineral:Calcite with Pyrite, Pyrrhotite, Apophyllite
Locality:Gaspe Copper Company Mine, Murdochville, Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada
Description:Translucent gray scalenohedral calcite crystal 5 cm long with surfaces overgrown with sparkling metallic pyrite microcrystals, platy bronze-colored pyrrhotite crystals up to 5 mm and colorless apophyllite crystals up to 2 mm. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #7915; collected in 1975; ex. National Museum of Natural Sciences of Canada
Overall Size:6x4x5 cm
Crystals:micro to 50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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