Dragon Minerals - April 25, 2022 Update

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20754: Calcite and Arsenopyrite - $10
Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang County, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
Small cabinet - 8.1 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm
96 grams
Specimen status: Available
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The top of this specimen is covered with abundant, opaque and white, very thin calcite plates, with individual crystals reaching about 2.3 cm. Some of these calcite show edge wear while most others are complete. Several bright arsenopyrite crystals, the largest measuring 1.2 cm, are present on the base.

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