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Pyrite from Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

 
Pyrite from Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

Pyrite from Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

DESCRIPTION:No. 43319
Mineral:Pyrite
Locality:Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana
Description:Complex cluster of yellow metallic pyrite crystals. Pyrite is also called Fool's Gold because inexperienced gold miners mistook it for real gold.
Overall Size:3.5x3x2 cm
Crystals:1-3.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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