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Hematite, Chalcopyrite

Hematite : Fe2O3, Chalcopyrite : CuFeS2

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Thie piece of hematite about 3" across contained chalcopyrite (brassy color)
and secondary copper oxidization (probably malachite).

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Photo added: 24th Dec 2011

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