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Pyrite on Sphalerite with Calcite from Mina Noche Buena, Mazapil, Zacatecas, Mexico

 
Pyrite on Sphalerite with Calcite from Mina Noche Buena, Mazapil, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrite on Sphalerite with Calcite from Mina Noche Buena, Mazapil, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrite on Sphalerite with Calcite from Mina Noche Buena, Mazapil, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrite on Sphalerite with Calcite from Mina Noche Buena, Mazapil, Zacatecas, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 70993
Mineral:Pyrite on Sphalerite with Calcite
Locality:Mina Noche Buena, Mazapil, Zacatecas, Mexico
Description:Lustrous yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 7 mm on a crystallized compact mass of lustrous black sphalerite. A small area of translucent brown calcite coats some pyrite crystals indicating they were exposed from surrounding calcite. Ex. Lucile Squier (1905-2007) collection
Overall Size:3.5x2.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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