Single pyrite crystal on matrix from Navajun, Spain


Weight: 138 gram
Matrix size: 5,6 cm
Crystal size: 2,4 cm 

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The mineral pyrite, or iron pyrite, also known as fool’s gold, is an iron sulfide with the chemical formula FeS2 (iron(II) disulfide). Pyrite is considered the most common of the sulfide minerals.

This mine-quarry, Ampliación a Victoria Mine, is exploited to obtain pyrite only for collection and decoration.