• Miargyrite
  • Miargyrite
  • Miargyrite
  • Miargyrite
  • Miargyrite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Miargyrite

$1,750.00   €1,436  £1,240.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC10571
Romania is rightly famous for its amazing diversity of rare ore minerals.  This excellent Miargyrite, a silver-antimony sulphide, comes from Baia Sprie (Felsőbánya mine) in Maramureș County.  The Miargyrite forms blocky silver-black metallic crystals up to about 4 mm across which are richly scattered over mid-dusky grey terminated micro-Quartz crystals.  The Miargyrite is beautifully crystallised, often showing striated surfaces and occasional ‘V’ twinning.  Although not named on the accompanying old labels, many small silvery-gold, Krennerite-like crystals are also scattered amongst the Miargyrite.  A magnificent Miargyrite for any collection.
 

Details

Dimensions
6.6 × 3.4 × 5.5 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Baia Sprie Mine, Baia Sprie, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Miargyrite

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