• Siderite with Pyrite
  • Siderite with Pyrite
  • Siderite with Pyrite
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Siderite with Pyrite

$300.00   €265  £230.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16559
A pleasing specimen of bold chunky lenticular Siderite crystals to 2.7 cm diameter, densely covering a brecciated matrix of mixed rock fragments cemented by sulphide minerals.  From the Tazna mine, at Cerro Tazna, Potosí Department, Bolivia, the Siderite is smoky-grey with attractive rusty-orange edges and surrounded with complex golden Pyrite and Quartz crystals, each to around 5 mm.

Details

Dimensions
9.8 × 7.2 × 4.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Tazna Mine, Cerro Tazna, Atocha-Quechisla District, Nor Chichas Province, Potosí Department, Bolivia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyrite, Siderite

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