• Pyrite with Tetrahedrite
  • Pyrite with Tetrahedrite
  • Pyrite with Tetrahedrite
  • Pyrite with Tetrahedrite

Pyrite with Tetrahedrite

$500.00   €429  £390.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6708

A fine specimen of bright metallic yellow intergrown Pyrite crystals measuring to 2.8cm from Quiruvilca Mine, Peru. Crystals of cubic Pyrite are modified on the edges by a small development of beveled pyritohedral faces, many of the crystal faces are scattered and coated in metallic grey-black sharply formed tetrahedral crystals of Tetrahedrite. Crystals of white Quartz are scattered over the display face of the specimen and largely covers the reverse side. A great specimen of Pyrite with Tetrahedrite from the mine.


12.5 × 7.6 × 7.2 cm
Ex. Dr. Snizeck Collection, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Quiruvilca Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen