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Mineral Specimen #6417    Covellite, Pyrite

Butte Mining District, Silver Bow Co., Montana

5.9 x 4.3 x 1.4 cm

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Ex. University of Michigan Geology Dept. from The Gem Shop of Wolf Creek, MT (Alfred J. Harstad) between 1919 and 1931


Massive Covellite which has been sawn and polished on one side. The Covellite has flashes of purple and blue (some of the blue may be due to included Bornite. The polished surface shows both purple and blue. The colors would undoubtedly be more prominent if the specimen were cleaned with a weak acid solution but the patina on the polished surface is really nice as it is.

Condition: Very Good

Flaws: Nothing Appreciable

This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Quartz | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars

This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Quartz | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars