• Polybasite
  • Polybasite
  • Polybasite
  • Polybasite
  • Polybasite
  • Polybasite


$7,500.00   €6,719  £5,920.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17656
Excellent intergrown pseudohexagonal crystal specimen of this uncommon silver sulphosalt. The Polybasite displaying a typical metallic silvery lead-grey colour with abundant 'twinning' and a later development of white-colourless botryoidal druse of Fluorite on the reverse side of the Polybasite crystals. Tiny crystals of brassy Chalcopyrite and Pyrite are scattered over the Polybasite. From the Arizpe area in Mexico.


5.5 × 4.4 × 3.0 cm
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Arizpe, Mun. de Arizpe, Sonora, Mexico

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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