• Native Bismuth with Safflorite

Native Bismuth with Safflorite

$100.00   €94  £80.00 approx.  

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ID: CC28751
Metallic silver micro-crystals of the cobalt iron arsenide Safflorite richly coat arborescent mounds of Native Bismuth from the village of Mackenheim in the Darmstadt Region of Hesse, Germany.  The richly crystallised area forms an elongated triangle 3 cm long and 2 cm wide at its broadest point on a slatey matrix with some surfaces coated in drusy colourless Quartz.  This large miniature is accompanied with two handwritten collector’s labels.


6.5 × 5.5 × 2.3 cm
Native Elements, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates, Rare Minerals
Mackenheim, Abtsteinach, Bergstraße, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native Bismuth, Safflorite

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