David K. Joyce

Maricite, Pyrite

7.5x5.7x4.2 cm
Big Fish River

Yukon, Canada

Maricite, PyriteMaricite, Pyrite

Item number: 26931

This is a large half-nodule of, mostly, compact, divergent cleavages of maricite crystals. Embedded in the maricite are small patches and crystals and small blue areas, probably vivianite or metavivianite. Excellent specimen of this relatively rare mineral.