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|Calcite with Pyrite inclusions
|New Sharon, Mahaska County, Iowa
|Lustrous transparent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 16 mm with many yellow-metallic pyrite crystal inclusions. The label did not specify the exact locality, but possibly came from the old Peter Meyer's quarry 2.4 km north of town. Collected ca. 1925
|micro to 16 mm
|For reference only
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