S20044 - Pyrrhotite with Fluorite - $3500
Weilasituo Ag Deposit, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad League, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China
Overall Size: 8 x 5 cm
The association of pyrrhotite with fluorite is unusual and I cannot recall seeing it before. Besides it is perhaps the most attractive known. This “Iron Butterfly” is evidence of impressive quality, with crystals to 5 cm in contrast to purple fluorite.