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Pyrite from Navajún, La Rioja, Spain

 
Pyrite from Navajún, La Rioja, Spain

Pyrite from Navajún, La Rioja, Spain

DESCRIPTION:No. 46191
Mineral:Pyrite
Locality:Navajún, La Rioja, Spain
Description:Three cubic crystals of yellow-metallic pyrite in tan clay matrix. The pyrite crystals have sharp edges and smooth faces. Beginners frequently ask how these are made and are amazed that they crystallize perfectly in the clay-like matrix. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection
Overall Size:8x6x5 cm
Crystals:4-21 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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