Peacock Ore – Mexico
Peacock ore mineral specimens from Mexico, a striking altered variation of chalcopyrite, it exhibits a rich blue colouration with occurrences of purple, and yellow. Very dense as expected, we supply this mineral specimen in 2″ x 2″ sizes, each sample comes supplied in card tray with a data label.
23 in stock
Peacock ore is the name given to a vibrantly colourful variation of chalcopyrite, a copper iron sulphide mineral which is easily recognizable due to it's brass-yellow colouration and metallic lustre. This altered variation is referred to as peacock ore, due to its blue, purple and gold colouration. Like chalcopyrite, it is a copper mineral and extremely dense. These particular mineral samples we have available are from Mexico and exhibit a beautiful array of colours. Available in one size only, each specimen will come supplied in a 2" x 2" card tray with an information label.