AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Colorado > Pyrite on Sphalerite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Pyrite on Sphalerite from Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

 
Pyrite on Sphalerite from Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

Pyrite on Sphalerite from Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 49025
Mineral:Pyrite on Sphalerite
Locality:Creede District, Mineral County, Colorado
Description:Lustrous transparent yellow sphalerite crystals to 14 mm partially coated with yellow-metallic pyritohedral pyrite crystals to 1 mm. The specimen is fully crystallized on all surfaces with no apparent attachment point. Shows pronounced transparency.
Overall Size:21x18x14 mm
Crystals:1-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Rocky Mountain States, USA > Pyrite Specimens

 

  Buy Pyrite on Sphalerite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Pyrite Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;