Pyrite

Pyrite

Pyrite on Quartz (Soregaroli Coll.)
Huanzala Mine, Huallanca Dist., Huanuco Dept., Peru.

Mirror-bright, brass-yellow, well-striated, pyritohedrons, to 2.3 cm, are aesthetically scattered on both sides of the sculptural, undulating crust of tiny needle quartz crystals. The matrix resembles a fish! This is an unusual style of quartz matrix from this renowned locale. Choice, older and uncommon combination material from the Art Soregaroli Collection. Measures 9.4 x 6.6 x 3.2 cm. $180..

Pyrite on quartz 1a Pyrite on quartz 1bpyrite on quartz 1d

 

 

 

 

 

 

Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Peru

$135

090 089

 

 

 

 

 

Pyrite with quartz
Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Peru

$85

092 091