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Acanthite from San Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

 
Acanthite from San Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Acanthite from San Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 56406
Mineral:Acanthite
Locality:San Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Metallic pseudo-cubic acanthite crystals to 8 mm in cavernous formation of parallel crystals. The outer surfaces of the acanthite crystals have a gray alteration or coating, though some areas show bright metallic luster. Ex. E. Carmichael collection
Overall Size:16x8x7 mm
Crystals:0.5-8.0 mm
Status: For reference only
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