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Native Silver On Argentopyrite

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Native Silver On Argentopyrite

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Description
Locality: 
Bergkappe Mine, Neustädtel, Schneeberg, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
4 × 7 × 3 cm
Description

The matrix of drusy quartz is completely coated of a mix of argentopyrite, argentite and minor skutterudite and on top perch black silver wires. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Silver

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

Argentopyrite

Formula: 
AgFe2S3
Strunz: 
2.CB.65
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
Grey.
Type Locality: 
J√°chymov (St Joachimsthal), J√°chymov District (St Joachimsthal), KruŇ°n√© Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (B√∂hmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

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Marco Drechsel

SPK Mittelsachsen

SWIFT/BIC-Code: WELADED1FGX

IBAN: DE49 870520004111076110