Chalcopyrite, sphalerite-matmatite, pyrite, galena, quartz and dolomite

#2653
One very attractive large cabinet size specimen of quartz, overgrowth by large chalcopyrite crystals in combination with sphalerite-marmatite and galena. In some parts, chalcopyrite is corroded by small pyrite crystals, which is common in this mine. In the last stages of crystallization dolomite, coated with limonite formed small round crystals of all previously crystallized minerals.
size 98 x 45 x 30 mm
„The 9th of September mine“, Madan, Bulgaria
One killer large cabinet size specimen of small very sharp and lustrous clusters of pyrite, spirally developed on white calcite.

Cluster of galena, sphalerite, pyrite, and thin needle quartz

One exceptional and very aesthetic cabinet size specimen of small cubic and very lustrous galena and pyrite crystals, covered by very thin clear small quartz crystals, very interesting arranged in the space, forming the starts like groups of crystals.

Rainbow pyrite, sphalerite and galena

An excellent cabinet size specimen of small galena and sphalerite crystals, overgrowth by very lustrous pyrite crystals lately, in the process of oxidation, coated by bornite and covellite.

Quartz-rock crystal, sphalerite-marmatite and pyrite

A very aesthetic cabinet size specimen of transparent well-formed quartz crystals, overgrowth by black and very lustrous sphalerite-marmatite crystals overgrowth by very well terminated lustrous pyrite crystals

Rainbow pyrite, galena, sphalerite – marmatite, quartz

One amazing and very aesthetic cabinet size specimen of large pyrite cubs overgrowth by tetrahedral small sphalerite-marmatite crystals, followed by galena crystals, lately strongly dissolved to an amorph shape. Pyrite crystals were also under oxidation and are coated by bornite-covellite, which shows a beautiful rainbow effect.

Sphalerite-marmatite, galena and pyrite

A very attractive, aesthetic specimen of galena and pyrite lustrous crystals, overgrowth by extremely lustrous, well-shaped black sphalerite crystals with tetrahedral habit. In marmatite, there are several twinned crystals.

Cluster of pyrite

#1263
A beautiful specimen of pyrite

Size: 36 x 22 x 15 mm
Weight: 11.3 grams

The specimen that you receive may look slightly different in color from the one in the photographs, because of the lights used to make the photos.

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