Chalcopyrite, Quartz
Alimon Mine (Animon Mine), Huaron Mining District, San Jose de Huayllay District, Cerro de Pasco, Daniel Alcides Carrion Province, Pasco Department, Peru
Cabinet, 11.1 x 10.2 x 5.0 cm
Brassy, bright, metallic chalcopyrites on contrasting quartz matrix from this famous old find of the 1980s just very different from the style found here today. This piece is extremely showy and large with over a dozen good crystals to 2 cm.