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Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

 
Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite from Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 73948
Mineral:Pyrargyrite, Quartz and Calcite
Locality:Fresnillo District, Zacatecas, Mexico
Description:Lustrous metallic-looking pyrargyrite crystals to 6 mm (!) mixed with tan-colored translucent calcite and colorless quartz microcrystals. The pyrargyrite crystals are hexagonal form with rounded terminations composed of smaller parallel crystal faces. Collected ca. 1985
Overall Size:33x20x20 mm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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