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Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Pyrite with Chalcocite coating from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 75645
Mineral:Pyrite with Chalcocite coating
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Uncommonly large pyrite crystals (to 30 mm) on white clay-rich matrix. This appears to be four pyrite crystals that grew off of a central pyrite crystal. Most faces have chalcocite coating. The crystals are cubic with octahedral faces. Collected in 2015. Analysis of coating performed from Ben Grguric at South Australian Museum
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:15-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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