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Thought this was pyrite but doesn't stick to magnet. What could it be?


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Unfortunately this has been in a little cubbyhole in my desk for years - so unable to say location where we found it.  We look for rocks and meteorites and really don't remember which trip it was.  It is heavy for it's size.  It is silver color - may look goldish in pics but it is not - just silvery.

I know the pics are not good but I just can't get it clearer.

Any suggestions what it is?    TIA1FBC4556-03E4-4EA3-B9C5-78FD906C6202.heic

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"Pyrite" isn't magnetic.

I can't open the photos so there is no telling. If it is silver and metallic looking it is probably a sulphide of some metal. 

Sulphide are fairly easy to tell. Streak, hardness and crystal habit are a dead giveaway. Exactly what type of sulphide gets a bit more complicated.

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4 hours ago, Bedrock Bob said:

"Pyrite" isn't magnetic.

I can't open the photos so there is no telling. If it is silver and metallic looking it is probably a sulphide of some metal. 

Sulphide are fairly easy to tell. Streak, hardness and crystal habit are a dead giveaway. Exactly what type of sulphide gets a bit more complicated.

I can't open up the photos as well. 

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