• Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite
  • Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite
  • Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite
  • Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite
  • Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite
  • Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite
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Miargyrite on Proustite With Calcite

ID: CC5255

A quality rare specimen of the Silver Antimony sulfosalt Miargyrite on Proustite from the Abendrothe Mine, St. Andreasberg mining area in Germany. Miagyrite has formed parallel habit spiky-three faced micro-crystal of dark metallic grey colour, display an epitaxial configuration about prismatic deep red crystals of Proustite. The overall group of crystals measuring to 1.6cm x 1cm x 1cm, formed in a Calcite crystal cavity. Further scattered areas on the specimen also have micro-crystals of Miargyrite and rare crystals of a metallic grey micro platy mineral. An old handwritten label dated 1868 indicates that the specimen came from the Abendrothe Mine. A rare species and rare specimen from the mine.

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Dimensions
5.5 × 3.8 × 3.4 cm
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Locality
Abendrothe Mine, St. Andreasberg, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Miargyrite

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