• Chlorite, Pyrite Included Quartz on Chalcopyrite
  • Chlorite, Pyrite Included Quartz on Chalcopyrite
  • Chlorite, Pyrite Included Quartz on Chalcopyrite
  • Chlorite, Pyrite Included Quartz on Chalcopyrite
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Chlorite, Pyrite Included Quartz on Chalcopyrite

ID: CC5086

An unusual specimen from Wheal Jane 11-15 Decline, Kea, Cornwall. Well developed terminated crystals of Quartz measuring to 1.2cm, are in interconnected ridges and clusters, having a greenish tint due to Chlorite-Pyrite inclusions. On crudely formed crystals matrix of Chalcopyrite. Crystals of Pyrite have been deposited on the Chalcopyrite, and on the Quartz crystals.

Details

Dimensions
9.3 × 6.6 × 4.3 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection
Locality
Wheal Jane, Kea, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chlorite,

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