• Argentite on Quartz
  • Argentite on Quartz
  • Argentite on Quartz
  • Argentite on Quartz
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Argentite on Quartz

$4,000.00   €3,692  £3,400.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC9264

An old-time specimen from the Banska Stiavnica mining area in Slovakia. Dark metallic grey crystals of Argentite have been over-grown by similar coloured smooth to botryoidal Argentite, with areas of micro-Pyrite crystals formed on a prismatic crystal of translucent white Quartz. A rare specimen of Argentite from the Huber collection.

Details

Dimensions
8.1 × 2.5 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Ex. Huber Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Banska Stiavnica (Schemnitz), Stiavnica Mts, Banska Bystrica Region, Slovakia, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Argentite

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