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Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena from Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena from Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena from Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena from Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena from Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena from Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 72547
Mineral:Pyrite pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite with Fluorite and Galena
Locality:Mina el Potosí, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Distinct freestanding pyrite pseudomorphs after platy hexagonal pyrrhotite crystals to 18 mm with overgrowth on the rear of lustrous translucent quartz microcrystals. The bottom has gray-metallic galena and transparent colorless cubic fluorite crystals. From my personal collection; ex. Edward R. Swoboda collection (see Mineralogical Record V. 28, No. 6.)
Overall Size:38x35x20 mm
Crystals:8-18 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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