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Argentite & Baryte

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Locality: 
Malwine Shaft, Schreckenberg, Frohnau, Annaberg-Buchholz, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9.6 × 3.3 × 3.5 cm
Description

From Malwine shaft comes this example of allegedly argentite (could also be acanthite) obviously as a pseudomorph after a dendritic grown mineral, probably native silver. The matrix is a vein of pinkish barite with some purple fluorite. 1980s specimen.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Argentite

Renamed To: 

Acanthite

Formula: 
Ag2S
Strunz: 
2.BA.35
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White

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