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Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

 
Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz from Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 72590
Mineral:Acanthite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz
Locality:Guanajuato Silver Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Lustrous gray-metallic elongated acanthite crystals (or possibly pseudomorphs after acanthite) with overgrowth of lustrous yellow-metallic chalcopyrite crystals to 0.2 mm and with scattered late growth of transparent colorless quartz crystals to 2 mm. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:28x18x10 mm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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