Chalcopyrite, Gold Bearing Quartz
Chalcopyrite, Gold Bearing Quartz
Chalcopyrite, Gold Bearing Quartz
Chalcopyrite, Gold Bearing Quartz
Chalcopyrite, Gold Bearing Quartz


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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Chalcopyrite, Gold Bearing Quartz

Identifier:
15507
Description:
Gold is one of the heaviest minerals and is often found in quartz, igneous rocks, and sedimentary deposits. It is considered a precious metal and does not corrode. Chalcopyrite is a copper and iron sulfide mineral that is often found with pyrite, chalcocite, or gold. This specimen was found in Colorado and was donated by Berdeana Jones.

Gold Formula: Au
Quartz Formula: SiO2
Chalcopyrite Formula: CuFeS2
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Rights:

Maker/Donor
Berdeana Jones
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