1.4" PYRITE on Matrix w/Black Lustrous BORNITE Coating Milpillas Mine for sale

  • $35.00$70.00
  • Mineral: Bornite
  • Product Code: EB0416BORNP4
  • Availability: In Stock

This is a very good example of this oddity from Tucson 2016: It is a pyrite crystal in matrix, with   complex faces, all colored a shiny metallic black due to a thin coating of bornite. This comes from a find made in 2013, though it didn't reach market until a few years later. No damage.

Location Milpillas Mine, near Milpillas, Cananea District, Sonora, Mexico
Size 1.4" x 1.1" x 0.9"
Suggested Stand A display square comes free with this specimen.