Pyrrhotite, Quartz

Pyrrhotite, Quartz

Regular price $1,800.00
SKU:40334
Locality: Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dal'negorsk, Kavalerovo Mining District, Primorskiy Kray, Far-Eastern Region, Russia
Dimensions: 6.0 x 6.8 x 10.5 cm

The Dal'Negorsk Mining District, situated along the Pacific Coast in Far-Eastern Russia, has long been known for producing the world's finest pyrrhotite crystals, often associated with other attractive minerals like quartz, fluorite and siderite. This is a fine specimen from 1990's finds at the well-known Nikolaevskiy mine, featuring a group of large hexagonal crystals on quartz crystal matrix. The pyrrhotite has a beautiful iridescent luster and is aesthetically positioned on the matrix. A Russian classic! Ex - Proctor Family Trust Collection.

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