|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Mineral Museum > Minerals from Colorado > Acanthite|
|Locality:||Smuggler Mine, Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado|
|Description:||Single crystal of metallic acanthite frozen in milky quartz. Labeled as argentite which is stable above 177°C, altering to acanthite below that temperature. Sherk acquired the specimen from Warford in 1917. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970); ex. Warford|
|Overall Size:||4x3.5x2.5 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Rocky Mountain States, USA > Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals|
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