• Acanthite
  • Acanthite
  • Acanthite
  • Acanthite
  • Acanthite
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Acanthite

$5,000.00   €4,213  £3,800.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC10072
A superb miniature specimen of very well-formed crystals of Acanthite from the major mining district of Freiberg in Germany. Excellent octahedral metallic grey crystals of Acanthite (after Argentite) the largest crystal measuring to 1 cm, form a fine repeat twinning arborescent array in several crystal branches. A pleasing stunning specimen from the mining area. With a green R.W.Barstow sales label pre-1982.

Details

Dimensions
4.8 × 3.2 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Freiberg, Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Acanthite

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