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Pyrite on Calcite from Pint's Quarry, Raymond, Black Hawk County, Iowa

 
Pyrite on Calcite from Pint's Quarry, Raymond, Black Hawk County, Iowa

Pyrite on Calcite from Pint's Quarry, Raymond, Black Hawk County, Iowa

DESCRIPTION:No. 45083
Mineral:Pyrite on Calcite
Locality:Pint's Quarry, Raymond, Black Hawk County, Iowa
Description:Yellow metallic pyrite crystals up to 1.5 mm on translucent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 15 mm long on limestone matrix. The pyrite crystals are octahedral crystal form with cubic corner faces.
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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