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Krennerite Calaverite & Sylvanite

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Krennerite Calaverite & Sylvanite

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Description
Locality: 
Golden Mile Mines, Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4.1 × 3.3 × 1.9 cm
Description

A quartz vein is silvery micaeous schist is richly infilled with intergrown masses of crystalline krennerite, calaverite & sylvanite. An old time specimen with great coverage of small blebs of native gold a bonus

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Krennerite

Formula: 
(Au,Ag)Te2
Strunz: 
2.EA.15
Hardness: 
2.0 - 3.0
Type Locality: 
Sacarîmb (Sãcãrâmb; Szekerembe; Nagyág), Deva, Hunedoara Co., Romania

Calaverite

Formula: 
AuTe2
Strunz: 
2.EA.10
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Type Locality: 
Stanislaus Mine, Carson Hill Gold Mining Company Mines (Carson Hill Mines), Melones, Carson Hill District (Melones District), Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA

Sylvanite

Formula: 
(Au,Ag)2Te4
Strunz: 
2.EA.05
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
1.5 - 2.0
Type Locality: 
Baia de Arieş (Offenbánya), Alba Co., Romania
Earthstones Australia

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