Collector's Piece: Arsenopyrite with Fluorite and Mica from Yaogangxian Mine
Dimension: 8.3cm x 6.1cm x 4.5cm
Locality: Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang County, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
A hemispherical aggregates composed of thin blades of Muscovite crystals aesthetically perched on sharp crystals of Arsenopyrite in a metallic-silver color from the famed Yaoganxian Mine. It features dozens of Arsenopyrite crystals in an elongated triangular shape intricately interlinked to form an eye-catching, exceedingly lustrous matrix. some of them are twinned and are striated too, so beautiful! Several groups of small cubic Fluorite crystals in a pale lavendar color aesthetically perched onto the matrix in places, adding real pizzazz to the piece. A very choice Arsenopyrite from anyplace and a superb piece for the legandary Yaogangxian Mine!