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Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Faraday Mine, Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

 
Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Faraday Mine, Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

Calcite with Pyrite inclusions from Faraday Mine, Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 46066
Mineral:Calcite with Pyrite inclusions
Locality:Faraday Mine, Bancroft, Ontario, Canada
Description:Rhombic cleavage of transparent calcite with brassy-colored pyrite inclusions. The pyrite inclusions are elongated, needle-like crystals with yellow-metallic luster. One broad face is textured, the result of the pyrite inclusions. Some faces are scuffed.
Overall Size:7x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:5-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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