Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Quartz
Camp Bird Mine, Ouray, Sneffels District (Mount Sneffels District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
Small Cabinet, 5.2 x 3.4 x 1.7 cm
This specimen features a predominant, sharp, splendent, metallic, brassy-gold colored twinned crystal of Chalcopyrite measuring 1.8 cm associated with lustrous black Sphalerite and gemmy Quartz crystals. This piece came to Rich Kosnar from noted Colorado collector, George Robertson. The exact mine location is the Orphan stope, 1400' level.