• Marcasite With Muscovite
  • Marcasite With Muscovite
Gallery

Marcasite With Muscovite

ID: CC1936

A large specimen of Marcasite with Muscovite mica, and minor Arsenopyrite. The Marcasite occurs as sharp wedge shaped crystals to 1.2cm, growing in parallel 'cockcomb' groups to 2.7cm. The Marcasite also occurs in botryoidal clusters of crystals. Minor silvery Arsenopyrite occurs as lustrous sharply formed crystals. Light brown micaceous Muscovite is largely restricted to the back of the specimen.

Details

Dimensions
11.0 × 8.0 × 6.0 cm
Categories
Locality
Panasqueira Mine, Covilha, Castelo Branco District, Portugal, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Marcasite

Related Mineral Specimens

Fluorite with Marcasite
$750
 Silius, Gerrei, Sarrabus-Gerrei, Sardinia, Italy
An attractive and rare location specimen from the Silius mining district on the Italian island of...
Marcasite
$1,200
 Cap Blanc-Nez, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, Europe
Excellent silvery-golden crystals of Marcasite form a 2.4 x 2.4 x 2.1 cm ex-matrix cluster from Cap...
Fluorite with Siderite
$900
 Panasqueira Mine, Covilha, Castelo Branco District, Portugal, Europe
Neat light purple intergrown crystals of Fluorite measuring in the 1-2 mm range are associated with...
Marcasite
$4,500
 Vintířov, Sokolov, Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
A particularly fine large aesthetic crystal specimen of Marcasite from the Vintířov lignite mining...