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Silver (naturally crystallized native silver) from Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China

 
Silver (naturally crystallized native silver) from Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China

Silver (naturally crystallized native silver) from Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China

Silver (naturally crystallized native silver) from Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China

Silver (naturally crystallized native silver) from Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China

Silver (naturally crystallized native silver) from Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 73751
Mineral:Silver (naturally crystallized native silver)
Locality:Tengchong, Baoshan, Yunnan, China
Description:Twisted wire-crystals of native silver (naturally occurring silver) with small colorless translucent crystals of an unknown mineral, possibly topaz or cerussite (both occur here). The silver crystals have a natural patina that could be cleaned further. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II); collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:28x15x10 mm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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