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Acanthite from Pelican Mine, Georgetown District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

 
Acanthite from Pelican Mine, Georgetown District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

Acanthite from Pelican Mine, Georgetown District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

Acanthite from Pelican Mine, Georgetown District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 55476
Mineral:Acanthite
Locality:Pelican Mine, Georgetown District, Clear Creek County, Colorado
Description:Old specimen of gray-metallic acanthite crystals to 5 mm in a flat, branching formation with iridescent bluish-metallic microcrystals (chalcocite?) on some surfaces.
Overall Size:33x22x8 mm
Crystals:micro to 5 mm
Status: For reference only
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