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Acanthite with Native Silver from Xiaoqinggou, Datong, Shanxi, China

 
Acanthite with Native Silver from Xiaoqinggou, Datong, Shanxi, China

Acanthite with Native Silver from Xiaoqinggou, Datong, Shanxi, China

Acanthite with Native Silver from Xiaoqinggou, Datong, Shanxi, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 69177
Mineral:Acanthite with Native Silver
Locality:Xiaoqinggou, Datong, Shanxi, China
Description:Gray-metallic acanthite crystals to 7 mm in branching formation of interconnected crystals with bright silver-metallic native silver crystals (naturally occurring silver crystals) to 3 mm on the surfaces and intergrown with the acanthite crystals. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II), collected ca. 1996
Overall Size:25x18x12 mm
Crystals:1-7 mm
Status: For reference only
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