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Native Silver In Bornite

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Native Silver In Bornite

Ex Ruppenthal

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Description
Locality: 
San Martin Mine, Sombrerete, Zacatecas, Mexico
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
3.2 × 8.5 × 4.8 cm
Description

A large thick sheet of native silver goes right through the complete mass of nicely colored massive bornite and stands out with a couple of square centimeters at the corners.

Comes in the original box.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Silver

Formula: 
Ag
Strunz: 
1.AA.05
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0

Bornite

Formula: 
Cu5FeS4
Strunz: 
2.BA.15
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
3.0
Type Locality: 
Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

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