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A pyrite (Fool's gold) concretion formed as a circular aggregate of crystals, in white card tray with label reading: 'Pyrite Sun, Sparta, Illinois, U.S.A.'. 414 grams, 74mm (3"). From a historic ‘Victorian Museum’ collection; from the stock of Gregory, Bottley & Lloyd (1981-2014); formerly with Gregory, Bottley & Co. (1932-1981) and previously with J. R. Gregory & Co. (1898-1932); originally in the collection of the famous James Reynolds Gregory (1858-1898"). This item is part of a historic collection of fossils and minerals which has recently been reviewed by leading geological expert Dr. Ronald Bonewitz. [No Reserve]


Extremely fine condition.

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Pyrite 'Sun' Mineral Specimen.

Estimate £40 - £60Mar 25, 2017