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Silver in Calcite from San Elias Cebada Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

 
Silver in Calcite from San Elias Cebada Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Silver in Calcite from San Elias Cebada Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Silver in Calcite from San Elias Cebada Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 61477
Mineral:Silver in Calcite
Locality:San Elias Cebada Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Twisted wire crystals of native silver in pinkish translucent calcite. The silver crystals have lustrous surfaces with slight patina. The surrounding calcite that protected the silver crystals was dissolved to expose the silver.
Overall Size:30x15x13 mm
Crystals:1-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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