David K. Joyce

Millerite, bornite

6.2x2.81.9 cm
Strathcona Mine
Ontario, Canada

Millerite, borniteMillerite, bornite

Item number: 29445

This piece is a vein of solid millerite, characterized by wide, coarse, shiny cleavages. Both sides of the vein have bornite and/or chlorite layers in contact with the wall of the vein.