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Dyscrasite

$1,250.00   €1,031  £890.00 approx.  

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ID: CC20360
This miniature of the silver antimonide Dyscrasite, forms a coral-like array of branching thick stems of a strange, slightly pinkish golden-silver.  This specimen is from the Bouismas mine in Ouarzazate Province, Morocco, which operated for only two years between 2008 and 2010, exploiting a vein rich in silver within the Bou Azzer Mining District.  The crude crystals form fronds to 1 cm wide, tapering toward their base.  A good example of this rather rare silver species.

Details

Dimensions
5.1 × 4.0 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
Bouismas Mine (Bouismass mine), Bouismas (Bouismass), Bou Azzer District (Bou Azzer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dyscrasite

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