Chalcopyrite and Quartz


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A perfectly balanced specimen with chalcopyrites nestled deeply in sprays of quartz to 2.8cm/ The chalcopyrites were coated with a dark oxide, possibly goethite, prior to the quartz forming. Ex Jim and Paula Wilson

Locality: Huaron Mining District, Pasco Department, Peru

Composition: copper iron sulfide and silicon dioxide

Dimensions: 6.2 × 6 × 3.8 cm
Dimensions: 6.2 × 6 × 3.8 cm