• Calcite with Pyrite
  • Calcite with Pyrite
  • Calcite with Pyrite
  • Calcite with Pyrite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Calcite with Pyrite

$900.00   €805  £720.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19592
This rather beautiful and spectacular apricot-orange Calcite sprinkled with sparkling Pyrite micro-crystals is from the old mining area around Vrančice within the Příbram District of the Czech Republic.  The Calcite forms steep sided, spire-like scalenohedral crystals to 5.5 cm tall and although milky-white within, are coated with an aesthetic tangerine Calcite outer layer.  The crystals appear triangular in cross-section because three of the six alternating faces are narrow, concentrating the eye on the three dominant faces.  A great Calcite and Pyrite from Vrančice in the Příbram District.

Details

Dimensions
8.7 × 8.0 × 5.5 cm
Categories
Calcite, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Vrančice, Příbram District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyrite, Calcite, Pyrite

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