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

Pyrite on Calcite

$1,250.00   €1,222  £1,040.00 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

Related Mineral Specimens

Rhodochrosite on Sphalerite, Pyrite and Galena
$450
 Trepca Complex, Trepca Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo, Europe
There is no doubt this is one busy specimen with so much going on, a feast for the eye indeed....
Cobaltoan Calcite
$1,500
 Bou Azzer, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Souss-Massa-Draa Region, Morocco, Africa
Beautiful pink specimen of Cobaltoan Calcite from the Bou Azzer District, Morocco. Excellent...
Malachite coating Cuprite crystals
$4,290
 Onganja, Seeis, Windhoek District, Namibia, Africa
A now classic from the Onganja mining area in Namibia of Malachite coating large Cuprite...
Calcite included by Boulangerite
$3,500
 Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe
An excellent display specimen ball of colourless Calcite included by metallic grey hairs of...