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Minerals For Sale: 

Pyrite Pseudomorph after Pyrrhotite (#CR224)

This is a more detailed listing of a mineral from the main category page, Minerals M thru Z.

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Mina Noche Buena
Mun. de Mazapil
Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrite pseudomorphs after pyrrhotite, with pyrite xtls (pyritohedral), quartz micro crystals, and massive sphalerite.  The main plates are intact, with a few smaller, side ones being only partial.

Specimen was collected in the 1960's or 70's.

To display the specimen as shown, it will probably require a small easel to hold it in this position.

Size approx 3 1/2" across max. dimension. Pyritohedrons to 1/4" and flat xtln plates to 5/8".
Ship wt. 2 lbs.

#CR224 ... $32.00



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