AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New York > Pyrite

Search

 

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

   

Pyrite from Philips Mine, Philipstown, Putnam County, New York

 
Pyrite from Philips Mine, Philipstown, Putnam County, New York

Pyrite from Philips Mine, Philipstown, Putnam County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 69386
Mineral:Pyrite
Locality:Philips Mine, Philipstown, Putnam County, New York
Description:Compact crystallized mass of yellow-metallic pyrite with brown limonite patina on the weathered surfaces. Pyrite at this locality was mined ca. 1870 as iron ore, and later for the production of HCL. Collected July 1997. See my article: Anthony's Nose, New York -- Three Mineral Localities
Overall Size:4.5x4x2 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New York & New Jersey, USA > Pyrite Specimens

 

  Buy Pyrite 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. ;