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Pyrite from
Crestola Bassa Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Comments:Locality indicated as Pianello quarry (Cava del Pianello) by Giampaoli (1897) and D'Achiardi (1905).
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Giampaoli, A. (1897) I marmi di Carrara. Tipografia Nistri, Pisa, 40 pp.; D’Achiardi, G. (1905) I minerali dei marmi di Carrara. Parte II. Atti della Società toscana di scienze naturali, Memorie, 21, 236-264; Giampaoli, A. (1905) I minerali accessori dei marmi di Carrara. Tipografia Sanguinetti, Carrara; Bracci, G., Dalena, D., and Orlandi, P. (1978) I geodi del marmo di Carrara. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, serie A, 85, 221-241; Del Tredici, C. (1978) Il rutilo nei marmi di Carrara. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2 [9], 2, 31-32; Del Tredici, C. (1980) L'anatasio nei marmi di Carrara. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4, 2, 46-47; Orlandi, P., Bracci, G., Dalena, D., Duchi, G., and Vezzalini, G. (1980) I minerali delle geodi della formazione marmifera di Carrara. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, serie A, 87, 93-124; Franzini, M., Orlandi, P., Bracci, G., and Dalena, D. (1982) I minerali del marmo di Carrara. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana Ed., Milano, 110 pp.; Orlandi, P., and Del Chiaro, L. (1989) Nuovi dati sui minerali delle geodi del marmo di Carrara. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, Serie A, 96, 313-325; Granai, F., and Morino, A. (2015) Anatasio. Eccezionale ritrovamento nelle cave di Crestola Bassa, Carrara (MS). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 39, 3 (3-2015), 186-189; Morino, A., and Passarino, G. (2016) Minerali nel marmo di Carrara: solfuri e solfosali. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 40, 1 (1-2016), 22-33; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Camarda, S., Chinellato, M., Appiani, R., Del Chiaro, L., and Sanguineti, G. (2019) Minerals from marbles of Carrara and the Apuan Alps. LoGisma editore, Vicchio (Firenze) - Musumeci S.p.A., Quart (Aosta), 144 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Crestola Bassa Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
0.1km (0.1 miles) Zampone Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.4km (0.3 miles) Poggio Silvestre Quarry (Poggio Silvestre A Quarry; Poggio Silvestro Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.4km (0.3 miles) Crestola quarries (Crestola C Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.6km (0.4 miles) Ruggetta quarries, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.7km (0.4 miles) Betogli quarries, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.8km (0.5 miles) Pescina Quarry (Pescina A Quarry), Pescina-Boccanaglia quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.9km (0.6 miles) La Piastra Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.0km (0.6 miles) Val Pulita Quarry (Valpulita Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.2km (0.7 miles) La Facciata Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.3km (0.8 miles) Val Bona Quarry (Valbona Quarry), Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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