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Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

 
Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

DESCRIPTION:No. 51361
Mineral:Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Quartz
Locality:Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal
Description:Cubic yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 15 mm intermixed with striated gray-metallic arsenopyrite crystals to 12 mm with a 10 mm colorless transparent quartz crystal. The arsenopyrite crystals are in complex aggregates of parallel crystals. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection; gift from mine manager in 1978 during underground inspection
Overall Size:4x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:1-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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