#08 / PYRITE - Peru
Locality: Huanzala Mine, Dos de Mayo Prov., Huanuco Dept., Peru
Size: 5 x 4.5 x 4 cm.
A fine group of Pyrite crystals that is complete on all sides and separated from matrix on bottom. The group consists of large crystals 3 - 4 cm across with a few smaller crystals. Fine luster and growth striations on all faces, and great display on all sides. Old specimen from Jim Bey, 1994.