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Covellite with Pyrite from Leonard Mine, 3600' level, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

 
Covellite with Pyrite from Leonard Mine, 3600' level, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

DESCRIPTION:No. 48850
Mineral:Covellite with Pyrite
Locality:Leonard Mine, 3600' level, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana
Description:Foliated mass of iridescent covellite crystals with rich blue color when light is reflected off the crystal faces. Minor yellow-metallic pyrite on the rear. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987)
Overall Size:18x9x8 mm
Crystals:2-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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