• Sylvanite
  • Sylvanite
  • Sylvanite
  • Sylvanite
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Sylvanite

$1,250.00   €1,037  £920.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18967
Sylvanite, a gold-silver telluride, forms rich crystallised and granular ribbons and patches across the surface of a sucrosic Quartz coating on a limestone matrix.  From Săcărâmb (formerly Nagyág), Deva, Hunedoara County, Romania, the granular Sylvanite is silvery tin-white and, where crystallised, can be either bright, lustrous tin-white or slightly tarnished to a light greyish-silver.  The crystals can attain 2 to 3 mm long and are developed as monoclinic stepped rectangles.

Details

Dimensions
8.7 × 6.2 × 4.1 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
Sacarimb (Nagyag), Hunedoara Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Sylvanite

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