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Mineral Specimen No. 70915:
Silver on Acanthite pseudomorphs after Argentite from Bulldog Mine, 9300 Level, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado.

This mineral specimen of Silver on Acanthite pseudomorphs after Argentite from Bulldog Mine, 9300 Level, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 70915:

Minerals Species: Silver on Acanthite pseudomorphs after Argentite.
Location of mineral deposit: Bulldog Mine, 9300 Level, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado.
Description: Twisted wire crystals of native silver on sooty gray pseudo-cubic acanthite pseudomorphs after argentite crystals to 2 mm. The argentite crystallized first, but is stable only above 179° C, when cooled it altered to acanthite resulting in pseudomorphs. No damage. Ex. Robert Edward (Bob) Jenkins II (?-2010).
Overall size of mineral specimen: 20x11x5 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-14 mm
Price: $55 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Silver on Acanthite pseudomorphs after Argentite from Bulldog Mine, 9300 Level, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

Mineral Specimens: Silver on Acanthite pseudomorphs after Argentite from Bulldog Mine, 9300 Level, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

Mineral Specimens: Silver on Acanthite pseudomorphs after Argentite from Bulldog Mine, 9300 Level, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

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