• Pyrite and Sphalerite on Quartz
  • Pyrite and Sphalerite on Quartz
  • Pyrite and Sphalerite on Quartz
  • Pyrite and Sphalerite on Quartz
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Pyrite and Sphalerite on Quartz

ID: CC5351

Sharply formed cubic crystals of light metallic yellow Pyrite measuring to 6mm are clustered and scattered over prismatic colourless-white crystals of Quartz, and also on lustrous black inter grown crystals of Sphalerite. From Moor Lode no7 West, Wheal Jane, Kea. A characteristic specimen from the polymetallic lodes of this mine.

Details

Dimensions
6.6 × 5.3 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection
Locality
Wheal Jane, Kea, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyrite

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