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Acanthite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

 
Acanthite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Acanthite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Acanthite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Acanthite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 53983
Mineral:Acanthite
Locality:Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
Description:Large gray-metallic acanthite crystals in a tapered formation of large crystals perched on a stem of smaller crystals. The acanthite crystals have rounded edges that are typical for this locality and give the crystals a melted appearance.
Overall Size:4x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:3-20 mm
Status: For reference only
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