Dragon Minerals - Update January 28, 2019

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RF197: Arsenopyrite and Muscovite - $125
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang County, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
Small cabinet - 6.1 x 3.8 x 3.3 cm (2.4 x 1.5 x 1.3 inches)
Weight - 246 grams with stand (0.54 pounds)
ex Roy Foerster collection
Specimen status: Available     Send an email to order

The Yaogangxian Mine produces some of the world's finest arsenopyrite specimens. This example, composed of parallel, offset crystals, is mirror bright and accented with minor silvery muscovite, like residual spring snow persisting in mountain valleys. Displays perfectly on its acrylic base, which could easily be removed if desired. Complete and showy all around. No damage.

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