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    Pyrite Sun
    Sparta
    Illinois, USA
    4.26 x 3.76 x 0.29 inches (10.81 x 9.55 x 0.74 cm)


    Looking more like some kind of fossil "sand dollar" than a natural formation of a metallic mineral, this Pyrite Sun was the result of compression between layers of coal shale where the crystals of the metal had nowhere to go - or, rather, grow - but out in a radial fashion. This is a big and golden Pyrite sun.

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2019
    4th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 157

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