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Pyrite

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Description
Locality: 
Hodruša-Hámre, Žarnovica County, Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia (Slovak Republic)
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
15 × 10 × 5.5 cm
Description

A "páv" variety of iridescent pyrite – colorful and spectacular. The dimension is remarkable and the particular specimen is the most colorful I´ve ever seen. Rare material and hard to obtain.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Pyrite

Formula: 
FeS2
Strunz: 
2.EB.05a
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5