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Marcasite with Calcite on Galena

#PD37854

Marcasite with Calcite on Galena

#PD37854
Availability
Sold
Size
5.5 x 4.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
FeS2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Sweetwater mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, United States
Tagged
sulfide

A nice combination specimen with a 5cm Galena crystal with an overgrowth of cockscomb Marcasite (5mm) and Calcite (1cm).

Marcasite

Formula
FeS2 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Stalactitic, Globular 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
bronze, light brass yellow, tin white 
Streak
gray brownish black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
6-6.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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