Apatite, Enargite, Pyrite, Quartz
Butte, Butte District, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
Small Cabinet, 5.5 x 4.2 x 3.3 cm
A gemmy and lustrous, sharply hexagonal, 5 mm, blue apatite crystal stands beautifully upright in the middle of a rich field of enargite, highly lustrous, brassy pyritohedrons and needle quartz on this showy and excellent, old-time combination specimen from Butte. This very FINE combo piece is probably from the Leonard or East Colusa Mine. Ex. John Ydren Collection.