Tetrahedrite-(Fe), Quartz

Specimen ID: HUN-79E

Mineral(s)
Tetrahedrite-(Fe) : Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Quartz : SiO2
Locality
As recorded:
Alimon Mine, Huaron mining district, Huayllay district, Pasco province, Pasco department, Peru
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
9cm x 7.8cm x 6.1cm
Events

Photo added to mindat.org

9.0 x 7.8 x 6.1 cm. Two striking, large, interpenetrating, pyramidal, slate-gray tetrahedrite crystals, to 3.8 cm, have grown in and around translucent, pastel gray, crystals of quartz which reach the same length. From the Alimon Mine heyday from the mid-1980s to early 1990s. Ex. Peter Bancroft Collection.
Robert Lavinsky - 3rd July 2006

Photo added to mindat.org

9.0 x 7.8 x 6.1 cm. Two striking, large, interpenetrating, pyramidal, slate-gray tetrahedrite crystals, to 3.8 cm, have grown in and around translucent, pastel gray, crystals of quartz which reach the same length. From the Alimon Mine heyday from the mid-1980s to early 1990s. Ex. Peter Bancroft Collection.
Robert Lavinsky - 6th February 2013

Photo added to mindat.org

9.0 x 7.8 x 6.1 cm. Two striking, large, interpenetrating, pyramidal, slate-gray tetrahedrite crystals, to 3.8 cm, have grown in and around translucent, pastel gray, crystals of quartz which reach the same length. From the Alimon Mine heyday from the mid-1980s to early 1990s. Ex. Peter Bancroft Collection.
Robert Lavinsky - 6th February 2013
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