• Pyrite with Quartz
  • Pyrite with Quartz
  • Pyrite with Quartz
Gallery

Pyrite with Quartz

$200.00   €167  £150.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13266
Greystone quarry is situated a little to the south of Launceston in central north Cornwall and works an area previously populated by several old lead-silver mines, Wheal Sophia being one.  Over sixty mineral species are recorded from the quarry and this specimen of well crystallised Pyrite with an overgrowth of milky-white Quartz crystals is a good addition to any suite from this locality.  The cubes attain just over 2 cm on edge and have a dark chocolate-brown surface coating tinged brick-red.

Details

Dimensions
7.1 × 5.0 × 4.9 cm
Categories
Quartz and Agate, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Greystone Quarry, Lezant, Cornwall, England, UK, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyrite, Quartz

Related Mineral Specimens

Quartz Japan Law Twin
$1,500
 Gunyahang quartz mine, Sankhuwasabha District, Kosi Zone, Nepal
An excellent display of the Japan Law twinning on a mat of prismatic Quartz crystals from the...
Cosalite in Quartz
$290
 Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe
A rare for the location two specimen of Cosalite from Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria....
Quartz var Amethyst
$1,080
 Banska Stiavnica (Schemnitz), Stiavnica Mts, Banska Bystrica Region, Slovakia, Europe
Lustrous particularly rich purple specimen of Amethyst from Bansk├í ┼átiavnica, Slovakia,...
QUARTZ var ROSE with MUSCOVITE
$4,000
 Shigar Valley, Skardu, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan, Asia
Two well-developed crystal areas of gemmy to translucent Rose Quartz have formed on silvery crystals...