Pyrite with Siderite and Stannite
Siete Suyos mine, Atocha-Quechisla District, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí Department, Bolivia
42 x 42 x 22mm

The Siete Suyos mine (Seven Servants mine) is sometimes considered to be part of the Animas mine, and it is often difficult to know where specimens are from because several mines in the area share the same vein system. The good news is that I directly obtained this specimen from the miner who collected it, so I know for certain where it came from. I honestly have never seen any specimens from this locality before, but I was happy to purchase the pieces I obtained. This piece features a fairly sharp, lustrous, large Pyrite pseudomorph after compressed rhombohedra of Siderite which is associated with sharp, translucent greenish-brown colored Siderite crystals and minor grey crystals of the rare sulfide, Stannite. So far, this find was very limited, so if you're a collector of Bolivian minerals, be sure to pick this one up.
Reference:BOL711B233
minID: YAQ-76T

Share


COPYRIGHT
© Mineral Classics


See Also:

Siderite,Pyrite from Tasna Mine, Rosario section of Cerro Tasna, Atocha-Quechisla District, Nor Chichas Province, Potosi Department, Bolivia for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD59.00
USD 59.00
Siderite Pyrite
Tasna Mine,
Bolivia
USD 59.00
71 x 32 x 46mm
Siderite,Pyrite from Tasna Mine, Cerro Tasna, Atocha-Quechisla Dist., Nor Chichas Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD34.00
USD 34.00
Siderite, Pyrite
Tasna Mine,
Bolivia
USD 34.00
39 x 31 x 25mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Departmente de Huanuco, Peru for sale by Bob Griffis Minerals priced at USD85.00
USD 85.00
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 85.00
59 x 43 x 27mm
Siderite,Quartz from Kami Mine, Ayopaya Province, Cochabamba Department, Bolivia for sale by Bob Griffis Minerals priced at USD150.00
USD 150.00
Quartz with Siderite
Kami Mine,
Bolivia
USD 150.00
38 x 37 x 25mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru for sale by Fabre Minerals priced at USD154.00
USD 154.00
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 154.00
86 x 62 x 48mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru  for sale by Le Comptoir Géologique priced at USD27.33
USD 28.93 *
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 28.93 *
79 x 55 x 32mm
Siderite from Machacamarca District (Colavi District), Saavedra Province, Potos� Department, Bolivia  for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD200.00
USD 200.00
Siderite
Machacamarca District ,
Bolivia
USD 200.00
101 x 71 x 40mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Peru for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD95.00
USD 95.00
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 95.00
55 x 39 x 26mm
Siderite,Fluorite,Calcite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Huanuco Department, Peru for sale by Taranis Minerals priced at USD122.92
USD 123.04 *
Fluorite with Siderite and Calcite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 123.04 *
48 x 55 x 30mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Peru for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD76.00
USD 76.00
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 76.00
92 x 72 x 39mm
Siderite,Pyrite from Tres Cruces Mine, Potosi, Other, Bolivia for sale by David K Joyce Minerals priced at USD47.64
USD 49.26 *
Pyrite, Siderite
Tres Cruces Mine,
Bolivia
USD 49.26 *
52 x 27 x 29mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Peru for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD55.00
USD 55.00
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 55.00
28 x 23 x 21mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Peru for sale by Khyber Minerals priced at USD150.00
USD 150.00
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 150.00
53 x 40 x 30mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru  for sale by Le Comptoir Géologique priced at USD16.40
USD 17.36 *
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 17.36 *
40 x 36 x 19mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru  for sale by Le Comptoir Géologique priced at USD16.40
USD 17.36 *
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 17.36 *
38 x 33 x 33mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru  for sale by Le Comptoir Géologique priced at USD13.12
USD 13.89 *
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 13.89 *
44 x 35 x 27mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru  for sale by Le Comptoir Géologique priced at USD13.12
USD 13.89 *
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 13.89 *
47 x 23 x 12mm
Pyrite from Huanzala Mine, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru  for sale by Le Comptoir Géologique priced at USD13.12
USD 13.89 *
Pyrite
Huanzala Mine,
Peru
USD 13.89 *
29 x 22 x 16mm