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 Minerals Beginning with "P" to "Py" exclusive of Pyromorphite which is Page 12

JC9463.  Plumbogummite   Yangshuo mine, Yangshuo county, Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   7.5 x 10 cm  297g.  $150.00.   Blue gray to gray blue.  Mostly a coating on what appears to be a quartz breccia.  One corner has pyromorphite crystals that are partially replaced by the plumbogummite.  
JC9463.  Close up of the pyromorphite crystals.  
JC11700.  Pollucite.   Kunar?, Or Paprock? Afghanistan.   5 x 9 cm 214g.   $120.00.  I took 4 photos.  One for each side of this 4 sided piece.  Mostly subhedral crystal, with no good crystal faces.   Label just said Afghanistan, so I guessed at the location.   
JC11700.  Next side.  
JC11700.  Next side.  
JC11700.  Next side.  
JC11955.  Prehnite, epidote.  Kayes Region, Mali.    4 x 9.5 cm 129g.   $350.00.   An exceptionally good prehnite on large epidote crystal.   Very nice piece.  
JC11955.   Another view. 
JC11955.   Back side showing the epidote the prehnite is growing on.  
JC11955.   Another view.  
JC11872.  Prehnite, epidote.   Kayes Region, Mali.  4 cm Tall   29g.  $25.00  
JC11753.  Prehnite.  Kayes region, Mali.   3 x 6 cm  45g.  $120.00.    6 cm tall prehnite.   
JC11753.   Another view.  
JC11743.   Prehnite.   Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.  5 x 5 cm 80g.   $28.00    Typical piece from this well known locality. 
JC7235.    Prehnite.  Jjouga, Benduko, Kayes region, Mali.  10.5 cm tall stalactite.  $40.00.   Pale green as shown.  Not lustrous.
JC7235.  Close up view.  
JC10476.   Pseudomalachite.  Nchanga Mine, Chingola, Chingola District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia.  3 x 4.5 cm  74g.  $18.00.    A coating of somewhat sparkly pseudomalachite filling a vuggy area in the rock. 
JC11954.   Psilomelane.   6 x 7 cm 344g    Another piece with no accompanying label.   $25.00.   

 
JC11954.   Back side.  
JC11950.  Purpurite.  Namibia.        5 x 5.5 x 8 cm 382g.   $40.00
JC11950.  Another view.  
JC12370.  Pyrite.   Huanzala, Huallanca district, Dos de Mayo province, Huanuco department, Peru.  5 x 7 x 15 cm.   684g.  $200.00     A complete floater group of octahedral crystals.  Displays well from several angles, as seen in the photos below.  I photographed it from all sides, front and back.   Very minor dings here and there.   They do not detract and are hard to spot.   
JC12370.  Another view.   Slightly different angle.  
JC12370.  Another view.
JC12370.  Close up top right.  
JC12370.   Close up left end.  
JC12370.  Another view.
JC12370.  Another view.
JC12370.  Another view.
JC7935.  Pyrite.  Huanzala mine, Huallanca, Huallanca district, Bogognesi province, Ancash department, Peru.   5 x 6 cm  283g.  $10.00.    A cube with the bottom quarter sawed off, so it sits well.   
JC7935.   Slightly different angle.  
JC10477.  Pyrite, calcite, sphalerite.   Gyongyosoroszi, Matra mountains, Heves county, Hungary.  7.5 x 11 cm  984g.  $165.00.  A relatively rare location...not often seen are nice specimens from this obscure location.  This one has brilliant pyrite crystals partially coated with small, bright calcite crystals and some black sphalerite scattered around.  
JC10477.   Closer view.  
JC10477.  Back side.  
JC10477.   Side view.   
JC7551.  Pyrite pseudo pyrrhotite.  Huanzala, Huallanca district, Dos de Mayo province, Huanuco department, Peru.  6 x 7 cm  197g.  $50.00.  Ex Dan Belsher collection, Ex Don Knowles collection, ex Crowley collection.   Collected in 1994.  Somewhat bladed pyrrhotite crystals have been replaced by small, brilliant pyrite crystals.  Scattered somewhat larger pyrite crystals throughout.  An attractive and quite pretty piece, much better than the photo would indicate. 
JC7551.   Another view. 
JC7209.  Pyrite.  El Indio mine, Elqui province, Coquimbo region, Chile.   4 x 6 cm   76g.  $40.00.   Octahedrons scattered over the matrix.  Not many of these came out from the El Indio mine. 
JC5031.   Pyrite.  Huanzala, Huallanca district, Dos de Mayo province, Huanuco department, Peru.  4 x 5.5 cm  140g.  $135.00.  Sawn base.  Fine little group of undamaged octahedral crystals.  Purchased room Rock Currier in February 1994.   A really fine miniature. 
JC5032.   Pyrite.  Huanzala, Huallanca district, Dos de Mayo province, Huanuco department, Peru.  5.5 x 7 cm  296g.  $150.00.  Modified octahedral crystals.  No damage.   Purchased from Rock Currier in February 1991.  Collected in 1989.  Crowley coll.#998    
JC5034.  Pyrite.  Quiruvilca, Santiago de Chuco province, La Libertad department, Peru.  5.5 x 9 cm  406g.  $125.00.   A nice bright group of undamaged octahedral crystals.  Four views are shown.  Purchased from Dan Belsher in March 1990.  Crowley coll.#941.       
JC5034.  Another view
JC5034.  Close up left end
JC5034.  Close up right end.
JC3786.  Pyrite, quartz.  Black Cloud mine, Iowa gulch, Leadville, Lake county, Colorado.   2.5 x 3 cm   9g.  $8.00.   An oddly shaped pyrite crystal with several smaller crystals on drusy quartz.  Collected about 22 years ago.  
JC3786.   Another view.  
JC297.  Pyrite, quartz, siderite?  Julcani mine, Julcani district, Angaraes province, Huancavelica department,  Peru.  5.7 x 8 cm  $30.00.   Older piece collected in 1998.   Flattish plate with pyrite pyriteohedron crystals sticking out of a layer of sparkly drusy quartz.  Small siderite? balls are on the quartz.    Pyrite has nice luster.  
JC297.  Slightly different angle. 
JC297.  Closer view.  
JC3616.  Pyrrhotite, quartz.   Santa Eulalia, Chihuahua, Mexico.   2.5 x 3.8 cm  26g.  $3.00.   Center pyrrhotite is not terminated.