• Pyrite on Calcite
  • Pyrite on Calcite
  • Pyrite on Calcite
  • Pyrite on Calcite
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Pyrite on Calcite

$1,250.00   €1,077  £980.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC12613
Micro-cubic crystals (< 1 mm) of golden and sometimes iridescent Pyrite are sparsely dusted over a bed of opaque milky nail-head Calcite crystals, forming a most attractive specimen.  The group of mines at Broken Hill produce a stunning suite of mineral species and this is a good representative specimen from the world-famous Zinc Corporation mine, at Broken Hill, South Wales, Australia.  

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 6.5 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Zinc Corporation Mine, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Pyrite

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