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Image courtesy of Richard Bateman
Dolomite with pyrite
Place Object Found: Sheffield
Department: Earth Sciences
Accession Number: 2002.62
Thie specimen of pearly dolomite is speckled with crystals of metallic pyrite. As well as being a beautiful mineral, it's also an important source of Magnesium. This specimen originated in Sheffield, although it is unclear exactly where in the City it came from.
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