Description

    Donpeacorite
    Balmat
    Balmat-Edwards Zinc District
    St. Lawrence Co.
    New York, USA
    5.39 x 4.05 x 1.74 inches (13.71 x 10.30 x 4.43 cm)


    Yet another uncommon mineral variety, this quite sizable chunk of Donpeacorite features a reddish-rust coloration. The massive crystal habit is opaque yet very rich in appearance. The color mix looks complex with a varied surface. From the type locality for the species, this piece from New York is a truly excellent example of the material. This is an ideal representation for a starting collection looking for rare minerals.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    15th-22nd Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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