• Acanthite
  • Acanthite
  • Acanthite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides


$250.00   €237  £200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19962
More a small fingernail than thumbnail specimen of beautifully crystallised Acanthite, attached to a thin sliver of crystallised Quartz matrix from Freiberg in Saxony, Germany. The Acanthite, a low temperature silver sulphide, forms six well developed crystals, the largest measuring 8 mm in overall length. All crystals form as black metallic elongated octahedrons with surface growth features and a patchy bright lustre. This specimen is accompanied with a pervious collection’s label.


2.4 × 1.4 × 1.0 cm
Latest Additions, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Freiberg, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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