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PostPosted: Apr 13, 2017 12:11    Post subject: Re: Favourite Pyrites?  

am mizunaka wrote:
Pyrite
Locality: Autoroute 10/55 interchange roadcuts, Sherbrooke, Estrie, Québec, Canada
Dimensions: 6.0 x 4.2 cm
Strange and interesting crystal form on the specimen from Autoroute 10/55 interchange roadcuts ...

Here's another one from Peru that I once had in my collection:



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 Mineral: Pyrite
 Locality:
Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru
 Dimensions: Specimen size 5,5 cm
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PostPosted: May 08, 2017 14:40    Post subject: Re: Favourite Pyrites?  

I know this is not the place for gemstones, but with crystals inside ......


EMERALD WITH PYRITE, Cosquez, Colombia, 4.35 cts.jpg
 Mineral: Pyrite in Emerald
 Locality:
Coscuez mining district, Municipio San Pablo de Borbur, Western Emerald Belt, Boyacá Department, Colombia
 Dimensions: 4.35 cts
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 Mineral: Pyrite in Quartz
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Minas Gerais, Brazil
 Dimensions: 55,5 cts
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PostPosted: Nov 09, 2018 10:30    Post subject: Re: Favourite Pyrites?  

My actual favourite pyrite is this pyritized ammonite with about 7 cm diameter. Found at my actual working place (Wendlingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany).


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 Mineral: Pyrite pseudo ammonite
 Locality:
Albvorlandtunnel, Wendlingen, Esslingen District, Stuttgart Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
 Dimensions: about 7 cm diameter
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PostPosted: Dec 05, 2018 04:23    Post subject: Re: Favourite Pyrites?  

Another favourite of mine, from China, I like the contrasting combination with the quartz:


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 Mineral: Pyrite, Quartz
 Locality:
Fengjiashan Mine, Edong, Daye, Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei Province, China
 Dimensions: Specimen height 7 cm
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