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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 44329
Mineral:Pyrite on Quartz
Locality:Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana
Description:Yellow metallic pyrite crystals up to 3 mm across on quartz matrix with transparent quartz crystals up to 6 mm long. The pyrite crystals are pyritohedral form with complex secondary edge and corner crystal faces. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #52
Overall Size:5x3x2 cm
Crystals:0.2-6.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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