• Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
  • Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
  • Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
  • Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
  • Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
Fluorite and Halides

Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite

$750.00   €711  £600.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8755
Beautiful aesthetic druses of lustrous cubic, brassy-gold Pyrite crystals of 2 to 3 mm are draped over a rich bed of cuboctahedral Galena and Fluorite from Blackdene mine by the village of Ireshopeburn in Weardale, County Durham.  The steel-grey Galena crystals measure to 1.5 cm and the associated tiny Fluorite cubes have crazed creamy-white centres with pale lilac edges.  A very fine and striking specimen of Pyrite from this famous Weardale Fluorite locality.

Details

Dimensions
14.9 × 8.0 × 5.8 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Blackdene Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Galena, Pyrite

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