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|Pyrite over Galena
|Buick Mine, Bixby, Viburnum Trend, Iron County, Missouri
|Lustrous yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 1.5 mm overgrown on gray-metallic galena crystals to 14 mm on the face of gray dolostone. The pyrite crystals have a polychrome iridescence that varies from yellowish to greenish depending on illumination. Ex. S. Kelland collection, acquired ca. 1995
|For reference only
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