Nanisivik PYRITE

Nanisivik Mine, Baffin Island, Nunavut (formerly in the Northwest Territories), Canada

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  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #59394

    Pyrite (including a 2.3 cm, complex crystal--not a pseudomoph) epitaxic on pyrite cast after dolomite. 3.9 cm x 5.1 cm x 2.7 cm

    $40 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #63820

    A cluster of complex pyrite crystals, with crystalized calcite and minor sphalerite; no matrix. 4.8 cm x 6.7 cm x 3.5 cm

    $100 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #63822

    Pyrite pseudomorph after marcasite, on massive sphalerite with crystalized calcite. From the private collection of Rod and Helen Tyson. 5.4 cm x 4.7 cm x 4.6 cm

    $75 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #58942

    A cluster of pyrite crystals (not pseudomorph); no matrix.
    5.3 cm x 6.3  cm x 4.5 cm

    $50 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #58857

    Pyrite pseudomorph after marcasite, with crystals of quartz (up to 1.8 cm) and dolomite; no matrix. 4.7 cm x 6.9 cm x 3.8 cm

    $50 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #59398

    Pyrite pseudomorph after dolomite, with crystalized sphalerite; some damage to the sphalerite. No matrix. 3.6 cm x 4.2 cm x 3.9 cm

    $40 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #62612

    Crystalized pyrite (not pseudomorph), with minor sphalerite; no matrix.
    4.3 cm x 2.3 cm x 2.2 cm

    $40 CDN

      
  • Nanisivik PYRITE

    #63053

    A single, complex crystal of pyrite; minimal damage but there are points of attachment on the back. No matrix.
    2.3 cm x 2.0 cm x 1.8 cm

    $25 CDN

      

Three times in the mid-eighties, we collected at Nanisivik Mine (now closed). Many of the pyrites from this mine are pseudomorphs after marcasite and have unique crytal habits.